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Westgate Hall  England 
Burnham Westgate, Norfolk, England

Circa Date: 1783

Status: Unknown

Special Info / Location/ Date

Special Info
Phonetic Pronunciation of House Name

Location
Country
England
District Today
Norfolk
 Historic County
 City / Town / Village
Burnham Westgate
 Latitude
54.737675
 Longitude
-2.143764

Date
Start Date
Completion Date
Circa Date
1783
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Architects

Designed   House built to designs by Soane
Date   circa 1783

Extant / Listed / References

Extant
Extant Type
Unknown
Extant Details

Listed
House Listed As 
Unknown
Gardens Listed As  
Unknown
Country House:  Yes

References
Vitruvius Britannicus
Vitruvius Scoticus
J.B. Burke (Burke's Visitation of Seats)
Country Life
J.P. Neale (Neale's Views of Seats)
Access / Ownership / Seat

Access
Open to Public Please note: Houses listed as being open "By Appointment" are usually country house hotels, B&Bs, or schools.
Unknown
Historic Houses Association Member
Phone Number If calling from the U.S., delete the first "0" in British numbers.
Fax Number
Email
Website
Awards

Current Ownership
Current Ownership Type
Government
Primary Current Ownership Use
Unknown
Current Ownership Use / Details
House is currently supervised by the Norfolk City Council.

Seat ("Seat" is loosely defined as any family that occupied the house for a period of 2 years or more)
Today Seat of
A Past Seat(s) of
Possible (Unsure) Seat of
History / Gardens & Park / Movies

History
Earlier House(s) / Building(s)
House Replaced By
Built / Designed For
Thomas Pitt, 1st Lord Camelford
House & Family History
House was built to designs by Soane circa 1783. House was given to the Women’s Section of the British Legion and opened as a war memorial in 1933.
Collections This field lists art objects that are currently or were previously in the collection of the house.

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Comments

Gardens & Park
Garden, Park, Follies and Outbuildings
Chapel & Church

Movies
Location for Movies / TV
Bibliography

Author   Kenworthy-Browne, John; Reid, Peter; Sayer, Michael; Watkin, David
Year Published   1981
Reference  



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