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Norfolk and Norwich Hospital (Administrative Block and Main Hall)

A Grade II Listed Building in Norwich, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6226 / 52°37'21"N

Longitude: 1.2873 / 1°17'14"E

OS Eastings: 622599

OS Northings: 307830

OS Grid: TG225078

Mapcode National: GBR W80.ZC

Mapcode Global: WHMTM.RB5T

Entry Name: Norfolk and Norwich Hospital (Administrative Block and Main Hall)

Listing Date: 5 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210495

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229594

Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR1

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Town: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Close

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Norwich St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(north-west side)
5.6.72 Norfolk & Norwich Hospital
(Administrative Block and Main Hall)
- II
Hospital. 1859 by E. Boardman with Thomas Henry Wyatt as consultant.
Red brick with ashlar dressings; plain tiled roof; 2 ridge brick clustered
chimneys and others to rear. Queen Anne Revival style. 2 storeys and attic;
13 first-floor windows, symmetrical. Central porte-cochere has balustraded
stone parapet with central scrolled cartouche bearing Royal Coat of Arms
and Doric pilasters with alternate brick and stone bands. Main facade has
slightly projecting end wings with 3 windows in each. First-floor bays are
defined by pilasters. Moulded brick string course; stone band above first-
floor windows; and moulded cornice under parapet broken by 2 attic windows
with stone pediments and 3-shaped gables each with one window, stone dressings
and ball finials. Segmental headed windows have glazing bars in the top sash
only,large panes below and gauged brick arches with key blocks. Central clock
tower has base comprising alternate bands of stone and brick, with pediments
over the clock face and surmounted by a cupola on six columns. Octagonal
tower of 2 storeys to rear.

Listing NGR: TG2259907830

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

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