Holkham Hall


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Holkham Hall

(ˈhəʊkəm; ˈhɒlkəm)
n
(Named Buildings) a Palladian mansion near Wells in Norfolk: built 1734–59 by William Kent for Thomas Coke
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We loved the Palladian mansion at Holkham Hall and Holkham Beach, which has a good claim for being the most beautiful in Europe, less than four miles away.
TRY IT: Five days in Norfolk, including guided tours of Norwich, Holkham Hall, Holt and Sheringham and a cruise on the Norfolk Broads.
At the magnificent Palladian mansion of Holkham Hall, visitors stand in awe of its statues, paintings, and gardens, and its Bygones Museum has an array of Victorian toys and vintage cars.
Beautiful Holkham Hall is a glorious stately home, which has a deer park, beach, hotel and pub – and the occasional big–name open–air concert.
3), Raynham Hall, Devonshire House, Holkham Hall and Rousham House.
The Crown Prince will open the wind farm at an official ceremony at historic Holkham Hall in North Norfolk with support from UK secretary of state for energy and climate change Edward Davey, Norwegian petroleum and energy minister Ola Borten Moe, Norwegian trade and industry minister Trond Giske, and the owners' presidents and CEO's Helge Lund (Statoil) and Christian Rynning-TE[sup.
Besides the village, the parish includes the major stately home Holkham Hall, and an attractive beach at Holkham Gap.
Several locations were used to recreate their lavish homes including Kedleston Hall in Derbyshire, Holkham Hall in Norfolk, Osterley Park, Somerset House in London and Chatsworth, the ancestral home of the Devonshires, where the current Duke and Duchess still live.
It perfectly captures the pomp and pageantry of mid-18th-century high society in all its glory, shooting on location in the picturesque surroundings of Somerset House in London and Holkham Hall in Norfolk.
Durham-based Dominic Bannister, running for Shaftesbury Barnet, finished third in the South of England Championships at Holkham Hall, Norfolk.