Record Details

NHER Number:5766
Type of record:Building
Name:Woodford Lodge, Fakenham Road


This two storey building has a Georgian brick façade but began life as a timber-framed building in the 17th century. It was extended in 1771 and 1778 for Holkham Estates, and refaced in the 19th century. Today it has a giant coupled pilasters and two porches, one of which is semi-circular.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 8902 2092
Map Sheet:TF82SE

Full description

Georgian brick house with blue tiled roof and later extensions. Five bays, two storeys. One side has giant coupled pilasters, two porches, one semicircular.
Seen by E. Rose (NAU), 15 October 1975.

Listed (S1) 1984 as 17th century timber frame and stack, extended 1771 and 1778 for Holkham Estates, refaced 19th century.
E. Rose (NAU).

Press cutting in file.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD? to 2100 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD? to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 735.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1990. [Sale advertisement for Woodford Lodge, Tittleshall]. 18 May.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1153161.

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