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The Triumphal Arch

A Grade I Listed Building in Holkham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9194 / 52°55'9"N

Longitude: 0.7984 / 0°47'54"E

OS Eastings: 588232

OS Northings: 339439

OS Grid: TF882394

Mapcode National: GBR R63.YG0

Mapcode Global: WHKPL.7WF9

Entry Name: The Triumphal Arch

Listing Date: 20 May 1983

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049476

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223344

Location: Holkham, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR23

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Holkham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Holkham St Withburga

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

HOLKHAM THE AVENUE
TF 83NE

9/60 The Triumphal Arch

G.V. I
Gatehouse, completed C176O. Built by Matthew Brettingham to a design attributed
to William Kent. Gault brick with flint rustication and stone dressings. Slated
and lead-covered roofs. Tripartite facade of one wide and two narrow arched
openings surmounted by plain pediments. Groined brick vaults under arches.
String course at impost level of main arch. Shaped buttresses on E and W sides
of centre block. Dentilled cornice. Tripartite lunette windows under central
pediment. Ball finials on side wing pediments.


Listing NGR: TF8823239439

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