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Model Farm Buildings to West of Model Farmhouse, Holkham

Description: Model Farm Buildings to West of Model Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 223364

OS Grid Reference: TF8681443173
OS Grid Coordinates: 586814, 343173
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9534, 0.7795

Location: B1155, Burnham Overy, Norfolk NR23 1AB

Locality: Holkham
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR23 1AB

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Listing Text


5/49 Model Farm Buildings to
West of Model Farmhouse

Model farm complex. 1852-3 by G A Dean. Buildings arranged around three sides
of a courtyard open to the N side. Gault brick with limestone dressings and slate
roofs. Single storey ranges with two storey corner and central blocks. Central
steaming house in south range of three bays, central bay slightly advanced and
pedimented. Large door openings with semi-circular arched heads with key stones.
Moulded string courses. Rusticated brick quoins. Modillion eaves and verges.
Central lantern vent with hipped lead roof surmounted by iron weather vane. Iron
grilles in each face of lantern, Corner blocks with hipped slate roofs with
carved and turned timber finials. One storey ranges with brick, dentil eaves
courses and openings with gauged brick arches. Eastern range of horse boxed, stalls,
etc. has central pedimented porch, two chimney stacks and two louvred vents on
ridge line. Vents have lead covered pyramidal roofs supported on console brackets.
Courtyard contains central block of pig and calf sheds with yards and shelters to
E and W.

Listing NGR: TF8681443173

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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