Record Details

NHER Number:39813
Type of record:Building
Name:Palmers Lodge or East Lodge

Summary

The lodge was designed by Samuel Wyatt in 1799. The two square side lodges are linked by a Doric colonnade to an impressive central archway, with a pediment, Doric pilasters and niches.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 90247 41864
Map Sheet:TF94SW
Parish:HOLKHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Lodge house 1799 by Samuel Wyatt. Gault brick with Coade stone and stucco dressings. Central pedimented archway with Doric pilasters, between them, brick niches and square panels. Coade stone roundel in pediment with crest in laurel leaves modelled by Berresconi. Square brick side lodges with pyramidal slate roofs and central chimneys. Window openings with flat arches east and west. Doors face road. Doric colonnade links with moulded cornice.
E. Rose (NLA), 22 October 2003.

Formerly NHER 1802 context 14.

Monument Types

  • ARCH (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GATE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • LODGE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
---Oblique Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1984. TF 9041B.

Related records

1802Part of: Holkham Park (Monument)

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