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Coach House, Stable Block, Gate Piers and Boundary Wall to the East of Holkham Hall

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

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Latitude: 52.9498 / 52°56'59"N

Longitude: 0.8055 / 0°48'19"E

OS Eastings: 588580

OS Northings: 342841

OS Grid: TF885428

Mapcode National: GBR R5Y.0GM

Mapcode Global: WHKPL.B3TY

Plus Code: 9F42WRX4+W6

Entry Name: Coach House, Stable Block, Gate Piers and Boundary Wall to the East of Holkham Hall

Listing Date: 20 May 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305743

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223353

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


5/38 Coach House, Stable
Block, Gate Piers and
Boundary Wall to the
East of Holkham Hall


Stable/Coach House block, arranged partly around a courtyard open on N side.
Late C18/early C19. Gault brick with limestone dressings, slate roofs, partly
hipped. One and two storeys. Symmetrical facade to S with advanced central
block of 6 bays. Tw central bays pedimented. Rusticated quoins, plain stone
strings and plinths. Lower 3-bay side wings, still of 2 storeys, slightly
recessed from main block. One storey stable ranges with semi-circular headed
arcading with mullet stone arches and keystones. Plain stone string at impost
level. Some louvred openings with rubbed brick semi-circular arches. Moulded
stone eaves and parapets. Gault brick chimney stacks on ridge line with moulded
stone caps. Pedimented gables at SE and SW corners with oculi in keyed stone
surrounds. N facade of central block has 6 pairs of large doors under segmental
heads. Glazed iron-framed canopy supported on cast iron columns. Sash windows
with glazing bars and ganged arches over openings. Lower side wings have hipped
dormers. Entrance flanked by stone gate piers with ball finials: stone-capped
gault brick boundary wall liking to two 2-storey corner turrets with stone
rusticated quoins, pyramidal roofs with gilded ball finials.

Listing NGR: TF8858042841

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

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