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Range of Cart Lodges/Granary to the North of Longlands Farmhouse and Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.9251 / 52°55'30"N

Longitude: 0.796 / 0°47'45"E

OS Eastings: 588047

OS Northings: 340071

OS Grid: TF880400

Mapcode National: GBR R63.Q2C

Mapcode Global: WHKPL.6Q9X

Plus Code: 9F42WQGW+2C

Entry Name: Range of Cart Lodges/Granary to the North of Longlands Farmhouse and Cottages

Listing Date: 20 May 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223340

Location: Holkham, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR23

County: 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

(West side)
Range of Cart Lodges/Granary
20.05.1983 To the North of Longlands
Farmhouse and Cottages


Cartlodges with granary above. c.1790. By Samuel Wyatt for the Holkham Estate. Yellow Holkham brick, and mathematical tile facing to the granary, below slated roofs.
U-shaped east-facing principal range, the front (east elevation) having double width 7-bay central range with projecting hipped roofed wings to north and south, and 3 storey towers with pyramidal roofs to the angles of the intersecting ranges. The north tower was used as a dwelling. whilst the south tower has a upper- floor granary, served by an internal stone stair. A circular panel of honeycomb brickwork ventilates the granary, with above, a blind arched opening. Plain brick bands define floor levels. Brick-vaulted ceiling to ground floor. Projecting 5-bay wings with arcades of timber posts defining cart lodges. Above, granaries ventilated by rectangular windows.
HISTORY: This complex forms part of a fine group of buildings on the Holkham Estate, designed by Samuel Wyatt for Thomas Coke.

Listing NGR: TF8804740071

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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