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Shipley Veterinary Surgery

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6066 / 52°36'23"N

Longitude: 1.7217 / 1°43'18"E

OS Eastings: 652089

OS Northings: 307483

OS Grid: TG520074

Mapcode National: GBR YQY.J49

Mapcode Global: WHNVZ.FR33

Plus Code: 9F43JP4C+JM

Entry Name: Shipley Veterinary Surgery

Listing Date: 26 February 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245554

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468644

Location: Southtown and Cobholm, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR31

County: Norfolk

Electoral Ward/Division: Southtown and Cobholm

Built-Up Area: Great Yarmouth

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great Yarmouth

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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839-1/15/186 (North East side)
Shipleys Veterinary Surgery


Veterinary surgery. Purpose built c1890. Red brick. Roofs of
slate and glass (south-east pile), concrete tiles (north-west
pile). Plan in form of 2 gabled ranges parallel to each other.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 4-window range in all. South-east range
with a wide central arched entrance with rusticated quoins and
a keyblock. Arch with the words: `veterinary infirmary'. To
right and left are further rustications to corners. Between
the rustications are one small metal window with an oculus
each side. First floor with 2 similar windows and a central
roundel. Ground-floor corner rustications rise as pilasters to
an open pediment. Gabled roof with a glazed ridge. Plain south
return except for a range of upper 2-light segmental
casements. North-west range with 2 arched metal casements to
each floor, those to the left partly blocked. Hay-loft loading
door to first floor between the windows. Gabled roof.
INTERIOR: right and left of entrance are arched doorways
fitted with half-glazed doors. Second main arch gives into
interior which is in form of an open enclosed courtyard with
mid and late C20 lean-to's constructed within. North wall with
an arched opening and a basket-arched opening both leading to
animal stalls and operating theatres in north range. Between
them are 2 conventional loose boxes with doors. Over the round
arch is a loading platform to hay-loft. Dentil platband and a
saw-toothed eaves cornice. Six 2-light casements to upper
floor. Roof of tensioned cast-iron trusses.

Listing NGR: TG5208907483

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