Record Details

NHER Number:461
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Seld House, 12-16 Pottergate

Summary

The building that once stood here dated to the 15th century. It was a courtyard style of house and had a queenpost roof. Sadly, it was demolished in 1963.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2288 0865
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

Old fire station.
Medieval courtyard type of house. Front range 15th century with queen post type of roof 28m (90ft) long.
Recorded by A. P. Baggs before demolition in 1963.

Monument Types

  • (Former Type) HOUSE (Medieval to Cold War - 1400 AD to 1963 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Norwich - Post Roman.

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Site 1147Parent of: Site of Seld House, 12-16 Pottergate (Monument)
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