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Hill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorpe Hamlet, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.628 / 52°37'40"N

Longitude: 1.3132 / 1°18'47"E

OS Eastings: 624327

OS Northings: 308520

OS Grid: TG243085

Mapcode National: GBR WD3.8T

Mapcode Global: WHMTN.46LL

Entry Name: Hill House

Listing Date: 4 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116717

English Heritage Legacy ID: 442670

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: Thorpe Hamlet St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-
TG 2408 (south east side)
18/10001 Hill House
- II
House. Circa 1840 extended in late C19. Flemish bond gault brick with stuccoed plinth and
entablature with cornice and blocking course. Concrete tile and slate hipped roofs. Gault brick
axial stacks. Plan: Square double-depth plan. Front room on either side of central entrance hall
which leads to an antechamber and a large room across the back of the house. A small winder
staircase rises from the left side of the hall. The late C19 service wing on the left (SE) largely
replaces earlier services. Exterior: 2 storeys. 3-bay NE front 12-pane sashes on first floor and tall
15-pane sashes on ground floor with cills at floor level and with gauged brick flat arches.
Central doorway with stuccoed architrave and cornice on console brackets with raised panel
above; rectangular overlight with glazing bars and panelled door. l-bay 3-storey late C19
extension on left with smaller 12-pane sashes. Similar right hand (NW) and rear (SW)
elevations, the NW with large 15-pane sash in central architrave like that of front doorway and
SW without central feature but with 4th bay slightly set back on right with later ground floor
bay window. Interior: Much of the original joinery survives including panelled doors with
moulded architraves and carved comer blocks and panelled window shutters. Moulded plaster
ceiling cornices, niche in hall and small winder staircase with moulded mahogany handrail
wreathed around balustrade at top. White marble chimneypiece.

Listing NGR: TG2432708519

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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