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College of Art and Design Including Railings to East and North

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6053 / 52°36'18"N

Longitude: 1.7325 / 1°43'56"E

OS Eastings: 652823

OS Northings: 307373

OS Grid: TG528073

Mapcode National: GBR YQZ.LTM

Mapcode Global: WHNVZ.LS63

Entry Name: College of Art and Design Including Railings to East and North

Listing Date: 26 June 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246058

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468566

Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30

County: Norfolk

District: Great Yarmouth

Town: Great Yarmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Nelson

Built-Up Area: Great Yarmouth

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great Yarmouth

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


GREAT YARMOUTH

TG5207SE NELSON ROAD
839-1/16/122 (West side)
26/06/90 College of Art and Design including
railings to east and north

II

School of Art. 1912. By JW Cockrill. Steel frame with red
brick cladding and terracotta details. 2 storeys on a
basement. Facade faces east, a 3-window range. The corners
have polygonal turrets with terracotta panels at the divisions
of the storeys and terracotta sills to the windows. Deeply
recessed central doors under a Diocletian window, all within a
coffered round-arched recess. The arch springs from a triglyph
frieze and entablature standing on 4 unfluted Roman Doric
columns. One 5-light leaded cross casement left and right and
3 to the first floor. Pilasters flanking central bay rise to a
raised parapet to terminate in bulbous terracotta finials.
North flank a 4-window range, each divided by polygonal
turrets with terracotta details and finials as before.
INTERIOR: staircase with wrought-iron balusters supporting a
rounded handrail.
Wrought-iron railings to the east and north returns with minor
Art Deco scrolled finials.

Listing NGR: TG5282307373

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

Description


GREAT YARMOUTH

TG5207SE NELSON ROAD
839-1/16/122 (West side)
26/06/90 College of Art and Design including
railings to east and north

II

School of Art. 1912. By JW Cockrill. Steel frame with red
brick cladding and terracotta details. 2 storeys on a
basement. Facade faces east, a 3-window range. The corners
have polygonal turrets with terracotta panels at the divisions
of the storeys and terracotta sills to the windows. Deeply
recessed central doors under a Diocletian window, all within a
coffered round-arched recess. The arch springs from a triglyph
frieze and entablature standing on 4 unfluted Roman Doric
columns. One 5-light leaded cross casement left and right and
3 to the first floor. Pilasters flanking central bay rise to a
raised parapet to terminate in bulbous terracotta finials.
North flank a 4-window range, each divided by polygonal
turrets with terracotta details and finials as before.
INTERIOR: staircase with wrought-iron balusters supporting a
rounded handrail.
Wrought-iron railings to the east and north returns with minor
Art Deco scrolled finials.

Listing NGR: TG5282307373

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