Record Details

NHER Number:39814
Type of record:Building
Name:Longlands Farm

Summary

An excellent and important example of an 18th and 19th century estate farm. The farmhouse and other original buildings, including the stables and cartlodges with granaries above, were designed by Samuel Wyatt in the 1790s. The rest of the complex was designed by G.A. Dean in the 1850s. The main range includes offices, a carpenters workshop, a blacksmiths, an engine house and a clock tower.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 88010 40043
Map Sheet:TF84SE
Parish:HOLKHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Very important estate farm complex.
House and original buildings of 1790s by Wyatt, but main complex by G.A. Dean 1850 to 1856.
Clerk of works office with clock tower, engine house with engine of 1914, wheelwrights', blacksmiths', carpenters' shops all with fittings, machinery etc., barns and stables. All in excellent condition.
See notes and photographs in file, and (S1) with bibliography.
E. Rose (NLA), 8 May 2003.

Formerly numbered as NHER 1802 context 15.

Monument Types

  • BARN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BLACKSMITHS WORKSHOP (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CARPENTERS WORKSHOP (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOCK TOWER (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ENGINE HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FARM (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FARMHOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • OFFICE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STABLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WAGON SHED (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WHEELWRIGHTS WORKSHOP (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WOOD SHED (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WORKSHOP (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
---Graphic material: Various. Various. Architectural plans..
---Unpublished document: Rose, E.. 2003. Notes.
---Photograph: Rose, E.. 1977. BCD 16-18.
---Monograph: Manning, M. & Manning, D.. 1980. Longlands Farm, Holkham Estate.. NIAS Journal. Vol II, no 5. pp 17-26.
---Monograph: Wade-Martins, S.. 1980. A Great Estate At Work: The Holkham estate and its inhabitants in the nineteenth century..
---Photograph: Hulme, K.. 1996.
---Publication: Dean, G.A.. 1867. Select Designs for Country Residences, etc.. pl 32, 34.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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1802Part of: Holkham Park (Monument)

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