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Central Hotel (Part)

A Grade II Listed Building in Thetford, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.4134 / 52°24'48"N

Longitude: 0.7511 / 0°45'4"E

OS Eastings: 587204

OS Northings: 283045

OS Grid: TL872830

Mapcode National: GBR RD7.QQG

Mapcode Global: VHKCC.YLYS

Entry Name: Central Hotel (Part)

Listing Date: 10 March 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207858

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384768

Location: Thetford, Breckland, Norfolk, IP24

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Thetford

Built-Up Area: Thetford

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Thetford St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


617-1/6/99 (East side)
10/03/71 Central Hotel (part)


Hotel. Early C19, converted to offices 1991. Coursed clunch,
flint, re-used medieval carved masonry, gault brick dressings
and gault brick facade. Slate roof. 3 storey facade in 3 bays.
Central panelled and glazed door below a 5-vaned fanlight.
Doorcase composed of a pair of engaged Tuscan columns
supporting an open segmental pediment enriched with dentils
and guttae. C20 shop front to left; boarded bay to right (at
time of Review). Three 6/6 unhorned sashes light the first
floor under gauged skewback arches. Three 3/3 sashes to 2nd
floor also with gauged skewback arches. Gabled roof. Internal
gable-end stacks north and south. Rear is largely of coursed
clunch. North gable to Castle Street with re-used medieval
fragments: C12 colonnette rises through all storeys to left.
C12 fragments of chevron, colonnette bases and capital with
C14 tracery cusps are arranged picturesquely in gable head.
Gault brick tumbling.

Listing NGR: TL8720483045

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

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