Record Details

NHER Number:26205
Type of record:Building
Name:Norfolk and Norwich Hospital Chapel, St Stephen's Road

Summary

This hospital chapel was built around 1879 by E. Boardman and T. H. Wyatt. It is constructed from red brick with ashlar dressing and a plain tile roof. The chapel has a nave, west porch and chancel with pentangular apse. There are stone stringcourses, an eaves cornice and kneelers to gables. Inside, visitors can see a castellated wooden organ case with iron grille and ogee headed reredos of five panels.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2260 0789
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

Hospital Chapel built around 1879 by E. Boardman and T. H. Wyatt.
Red brick with ashlar dressing; plain tile roof. Nave, west porch and chancel with pentangular apse. Three cinque-foiled two-light nave windows with drip mounds flanked by buttresses. Circular traceried west window. Stone stringcourses, eaves cornice and kneelers to gables. Ogee headed belfry. Interior: chancel arch; arch-braced hammer-beam roof with wind braces. Castellated wooden organ case with iron grille; ogee headed reredos of five panels.
Information from listed building description (S1).

For full details of history of site and buildings see Norwich City Council. Site brief in file.
E. Rose (NLA) 24 November 1999.

Monument Types

  • CHAPEL (Post Medieval to Modern - 1879 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

Related records

Mon 775Parent of: St Stephens Hospital, outside St Stephen's Gates (Monument)

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