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Woodford Lodge, Tittleshall

Description: Woodford Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 220507

OS Grid Reference: TF8902720926
OS Grid Coordinates: 589027, 320926
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7529, 0.7995

Location: Fakenham Road, Tittleshall, Norfolk PE32 2PG

Locality: Tittleshall
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE32 2PG

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Listing Text

(west side)

3/51 Woodford Lodge


Former Holkham Estate farmhouse and miller's house. C17 core with late C18
additions and early C19 refacing. Rendered timberframe replaced with brick
to front and side. Black pantile roofs. 2 storeys. Symmetrical facade of
5 bays of sash windows with glazing bars beneath skewback arches. Window
above door blind. Central front door with reeded doorcase with corner paterae
and curious geometric designs. Fanlight with 4-centred arch formed by glazing
bars. Later open porch. Gault brick dentil cornices and hipped roof. East
gable-end with 2 pairs of simple giant pilasters flanking an open porch, semi-
circular in plan, supported on a pair of narrow fluted Doric columns and
pilasters. Fluted frieze to flat roofed hood. Rear wall and west wall timber
framed with wooden dentil cornice to west. One off-centre axial stack
(probably C17) and gable end stack to main block. Extensions to west and
rear dated 1771 and 1778 with initials G.B. on datestones.

Listing NGR: TF8902720926

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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