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Holkham House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Norwich, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6303 / 52°37'49"N

Longitude: 1.2868 / 1°17'12"E

OS Eastings: 622531

OS Northings: 308686

OS Grid: TG225086

Mapcode National: GBR W7Y.QV

Mapcode Global: WHMTM.Q4ZW

Entry Name: Holkham House

Listing Date: 26 February 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206535

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229013

Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR2

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Town: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Mancroft

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Norwich St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 2208 NE COW HILL
(west side)
15/261
26.2.54 Nos. 15 to 17 (consec.)
(Holkham House)
GV II*
Former house now office and flats. Mid C18 by Mathew or Robert Brettingham
with late C17 range incorporated at rear north. White brick, painted at
ground floor. Pantile roofs. U-shape plan. 3 storeys. 4 bays with centre
2 bays projecting. Single bay wings. Off-centre door with round arch
and keystone. Doors in wings:- eared moulded surround with fanlight in
right-wing. Fixed lights with glazing bars and semi-circular arches
at ground floor. Sash windows at first floor with glazing bars and
rubbed brick flat arches. Round arches and top sashes in outer central
bays. Casement windows at 2nd floor. Heavy parapet over 2 central bays
with half-pediment to left and right. Open pediment gables on wings.
Fine over-mantel with inset panel painting and plasterwork ceiling
in first floor room to No. 16.


Listing NGR: TG2253108686

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