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Latitude: 52.633 / 52°37'58"N
Longitude: 1.3048 / 1°18'17"E
OS Eastings: 623733
OS Northings: 309041
OS Grid: TG237090
Mapcode National: GBR WBS.9C
Mapcode Global: WHMTN.02MT
Entry Name: Cloisters Including West Wall of Former Chapter House (?) at the Great Hospital
Listing Date: 26 February 1954
Last Amended: 8 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1280660
English Heritage Legacy ID: 228810
Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR1
Electoral Ward/Division: Thorpe Hamlet
Built-Up Area: Norwich
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Norwich St Helen
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TG 2309 SE BISHOPGATE
Including west wall of
former Chapter House (?)
at The Great Hospital.
(Formerly listed as The Cloisters
at the Great Hospital)
Cloisters. Circa 1450. Flint and brick rubble with ashlar dressings;
lead roof. Quadrangle adjoining the Church of St. Helen (q.v. 12/71)
refectory (q.v.12/73) and former Master's House (q.v.12/74). On the
east side, the west wall of the former Chapter House (?) adjoins a
C20 single-storey range (not of special architectural interest).
Lean-to roof on an arcade of four 3-light flat-headed windows each
side, linked by a continuous hood mould. Stone benches. Blocked
door at north-east corner; C15 moulded arch on east side blocked in
brick, with devices of Prior Molet (1453 - 71) and Bishop Lyhart (1446-70)
in spandrels, another door to right and a C20 opening at the south-east
corner. Cloister roof has roll - moulded wall plate, spine beam and
principal rafters. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.
Listing NGR: TG2373309041
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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