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Octagon Cottages, Holkham

Description: Octagon Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 223370

OS Grid Reference: TF8910943554
OS Grid Coordinates: 589109, 343554
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9560, 0.8138

Location: Holkham, Norfolk NR23 1RG

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

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Listing Text


5/66 Octagon Cottages

Pair of estate cottages. 1801, in the shape of an octagon, by Samuel Wyatt.
Gault brick, slate roof. Two storeys. Central octagonal chimney stack. Sash
windows with glazing bars: rubbed arches over ground floor openings. On each
facade, a tripartite casement with glazing bars in a segmental-headed recess.
Half-glazed entrance door, left-hand side, probably a later insertion. Intended
to be an interesting architectural feature when viewed from within the Park.

Listing NGR: TF8910943554

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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