Record Details

NHER Number:26072
Type of record:Building
Name:50 The Close


A 17th century two storey rendered house with 18th century alterations. The façade has three window bays, the 18th century centre bay projecting and supported on four Tuscan columns. Inside is a fine Jacobean staicase.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 23651 08857
Map Sheet:TG20NW

Full description

February 1954. Listed, Grade II*.
Listing Description:
House. 17th century with 18th century alterations. Rendered. Plain tile roof. Two storeys plus attic. Three bays. The 18th century centre bay projects and is supported on four Tuscan columns. Central door with simply moulded surround. Sash windows at ground and first floors with glazing bars. Three-light casement windows at second floor. Dormer gables with bargeboards.
Fine Jacobean staircase with arabesque carving on the newel post.
Information from (S1).

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 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 229.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1206417.

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