Record Details

NHER Number:17974
Type of record:Building
Name:Gorleston Pavilion or 'Shelter Hall', Gorleston on Sea

Summary

This pavilion was completed in 1901 by J. W. Cockrill. It is an important example of the early use of modern terracotta and glazed tiles and is completed in Belgian Gothic style imitating St Catherine's, Brussels. It has copper domes on the four corner towers.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 5303 0358
Map Sheet:TG50SW
Parish:GREAT YARMOUTH, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK

Full description

Gorleston Pavilion or 'Shelter Hall'.
Completed 1901 by J. W. Cockrill. Important for its early use of modern terracotta and glazed tiles. In Belgian Gothic style imitating St Catherine's Brussels. With copper domes on corner towers.
For full description and history see (S1) and (S2).
E. Rose (NAU), 24 February 1982.

Listed Grade II 1996.

Monument Types

  • ASSEMBLY HALL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PUBLIC BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1999. TG 5303AY - ABA.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Article in serial: 1982. Yarmouth Archaeology. No 4, Vol I.
<S2>Photograph: Swain of Norwich. 1900. Gorleston, around 1900..

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