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Railway Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorpe Hamlet, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6229 / 52°37'22"N

Longitude: 1.3145 / 1°18'52"E

OS Eastings: 624443

OS Northings: 307957

OS Grid: TG244079

Mapcode National: GBR WD9.SZ

Mapcode Global: WHMTN.5B7J

Entry Name: Railway Cottages

Listing Date: 1 April 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051255

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229127

Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR1

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Town: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Thorpe Hamlet

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Norwich St John, Timberhill

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(east side)
1.4.82 Railway Cottages: Nos. 6 to 11
Terrace of 6 former railway workers' cottages. Mid C19 (1847) by
Grissell & Peto, builders/architects to the Norfolk Railway Company.
Red brick with yellow brick details, mostly rendered. Slate roof;
brick ridge chimneys. Single-storey and attic; 12-window range; end units
set forward. Doors in centre of each unit have projecting-porches with
4-centred heads and pediments, flanked by casement windows (mostly
replaced by C20 plate glass). Plain brick string course. Gabled half-dormers.
Single-storey lean-to extension to left. This range forms part of a unique
group of planned workers' dwellings in Norwich City, arranged around a
roughly triangular common frying yard paved with flint and cobbles.
(qv 63-69. Cozens Road, 31/264)

Listing NGR: TG2444307957

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