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The Pavilion

A Grade II Listed Building in Gorleston-on-Sea, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5711 / 52°34'16"N

Longitude: 1.7326 / 1°43'57"E

OS Eastings: 653031

OS Northings: 303580

OS Grid: TG530035

Mapcode National: GBR YRK.T02

Mapcode Global: WHNW5.LM8R

Entry Name: The Pavilion

Listing Date: 31 October 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245976

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468585

Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR31

County: Norfolk

District: Great Yarmouth

Town: Great Yarmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Andrews

Built-Up Area: Gorleston-on-Sea

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great Yarmouth

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


GREAT YARMOUTH

TG5203 PAVILION ROAD
839-1/9/227 (North side)
31/10/96 Southtown And Gorleston
The Pavilion

II

Theatre and pavilion. 1901. By JW Cockrill assisted by OH
Cockrill. Red brick with terracotta decoration. Copper roofs.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Plan is of an auditorium running
north-south with a lower aisle on the west side. Towards the
south end is a higher rectangular block arranged transeptally
with 4 corner towers, and abutting the south of this is a
single-storey narthex with a balustraded terraced roof. The
narthex has a mid C20 entrance fascia under a hood. Clasping
side pilasters. The towers of the transept block have 2-light
casements to the principal faces under terracotta arches with
shell designs. Balustrades below 4 domes with decorative iron
cresting. The west return with 3 arched doors and one blind
door formerly the principal entrance. Main south face at
first-floor level with four 2-light windows with a vesica. The
west side and the west aisle each have 3 segmental windows
filled with modified Perpendicular tracery designs and there
is a fourth to the north return. 3 paired lancets to the main
north wall. East flank of 7 bays, 6 of which have 2-light
windows with vesicae. The north bay has an entrance porch.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TG5303103580

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

Description


GREAT YARMOUTH

TG5203 PAVILION ROAD
839-1/9/227 (North side)
31/10/96 Southtown And Gorleston
The Pavilion

II

Theatre and pavilion. 1901. By JW Cockrill assisted by OH
Cockrill. Red brick with terracotta decoration. Copper roofs.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Plan is of an auditorium running
north-south with a lower aisle on the west side. Towards the
south end is a higher rectangular block arranged transeptally
with 4 corner towers, and abutting the south of this is a
single-storey narthex with a balustraded terraced roof. The
narthex has a mid C20 entrance fascia under a hood. Clasping
side pilasters. The towers of the transept block have 2-light
casements to the principal faces under terracotta arches with
shell designs. Balustrades below 4 domes with decorative iron
cresting. The west return with 3 arched doors and one blind
door formerly the principal entrance. Main south face at
first-floor level with four 2-light windows with a vesica. The
west side and the west aisle each have 3 segmental windows
filled with modified Perpendicular tracery designs and there
is a fourth to the north return. 3 paired lancets to the main
north wall. East flank of 7 bays, 6 of which have 2-light
windows with vesicae. The north bay has an entrance porch.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TG5303103580

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