Record Details

NHER Number:26106
Type of record:Building
Name:No 4 Fye Bridge Street

Summary

No 4 is a former house, now converted to a public house. The building was constructed in the late 16th century, with 17th century onwards additions and alterations. Built in a long range along St Clements Alley, the building is of flint with stone dressings and plinth. The yard entry has a 17th century surround and loading door at the extreme right, and the street facade was rebuilt in the 19th century in response to the widening of the road for trams.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 23190 09021
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

Former house, now public house. Late 16th century with 17th century onwards additions and alterations. Flint with stone dressings and plinth. 19th and 20th century brick dressings and alterations. Pantile roofs. Long range along St Clements Alley with rear extensions at west and along Fye Bridge Street. St Clements Alley elevation: two storeys plus semi-basement. Yard entry wtih 17th century surround and loading door at extreme right. Street facade rebuilt 19th century in road widening for trams.
Informatino from (S1) and (S2).

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1540 AD? to 2100 AD)
  • INN (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1540 AD? to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 282.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 2010. The vanishing colours of our 'Rainbow Alley'. 22 September.
<S1>Thesis: Smith, R. 1990. An Architectural History of Norwich Buildings, c. 1200 - 1700. Unpublished Thesis. pp 397-398.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1051242.

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