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Brief description of site

Honing Hall has a late-18th-century landscape park and woodland covering 20 hectares.

Brief history of site

The present hall was built in 1784, replacing an earlier hall on a different site. In 1792 Humphry Repton visited Honing and produced a Red Book of proposals to lay out a landscape park. Many of his suggestions were adopted and by the mid-19th century the park covered some 24 hectares.

Location information:

Address: Honing Long Lane, North Walsham, Norfolk, NR28 9NN

Locality: North Walsham

Local Authorities:

Norfolk; North Norfolk; Honing

Historical County: Norfolk

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 133 Grid Ref: TG327290
Latitude: 52.8083 Longitude: 1.45117

Key information:

Form of site: landscape park

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: house

Site first created: 1748 to 1799

Main period of development: Late 18th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 20

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