Record Details

NHER Number:26046
Type of record:Building
Name:8 and 9 The Close


A pair of late 18th century red brick houses with sash windows, three storey high with a semi-basement and a pantile roof. Listed Grade II*.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 23562 08770
Map Sheet:TG20NW

Full description

Nos 8 and 9 The Close.

1954. Listed Grade II.
Listing Description:
Pair of houses. Late 18th century. Red brick with pantile roof.
Each house has three storeys plus semi-basement and three bays. Narrow passageway bay on extreme left. Panelled door in outer bay with pilasters and simple architrave. Semi-circular fanlight with Adam style tracery. Steps down with simple iron-work railings. Plain door with sash windows above in passage bay. Sash windows throughout with glazing bars and rubbed brick flat arches. Modillion cornice.
Information from (S1).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 16 October 2017.

See copies of floor plans in file (from A. Carter archive).
P. Watkins (HES), 16 October 2017.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (18th Century to 21st Century - 1750 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 228.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1372760.

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