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Octagon Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Holkham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.956 / 52°57'21"N

Longitude: 0.8138 / 0°48'49"E

OS Eastings: 589109

OS Northings: 343554

OS Grid: TF891435

Mapcode National: GBR R5R.NL2

Mapcode Global: WHKPD.GYRQ

Entry Name: Octagon Cottages

Listing Date: 20 May 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223370

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


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

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