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Bishop Salmon's Porch

A Grade II* Listed Building in Thorpe Hamlet, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6329 / 52°37'58"N

Longitude: 1.3014 / 1°18'4"E

OS Eastings: 623501

OS Northings: 309018

OS Grid: TG235090

Mapcode National: GBR WB7.26

Mapcode Global: WHMTM.Y2WX

Plus Code: 9F43J8M2+4G

Entry Name: Bishop Salmon's Porch

Listing Date: 26 February 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051329

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228916

ID on this website: 101051329

Location: The Close, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Thorpe Hamlet

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

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TG 2309 SE
26.2.54 Bishop Salmon's Porch
Porch to former Hall. Early C14. Stone. 2 storeys, the top storey partly
ruinous. 2 open bays. East facade:- 2 centre arch having 2 orders of
grouped mouldings and damaged attached shafts with foliated capitals.
Flanking statue niches. 2-light window above arch with side blind arches.
Steep arches north and south openings with 2 orders of grouped mouldings
on attached shafts with foliated capitals. Ogee-headed niche to left and
right of west doorway. Tierceron vaulting with carved bosses. Remains of
heavy blind arcading over west archway. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: TG2350109018

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