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The Walpoles of Wolterton

Nancy Walpole

The Walpoles of Wolterton

by Nancy Walpole

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Published by Book Guild in Lewes .
Written in English


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StatementNancy Walpole.
The Physical Object
Pagination153p. :
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19848725M
ISBN 100863321658
OCLC/WorldCa59911474

Horace Walpole has books on Goodreads with ratings. Horace Walpole’s most popular book is The Castle of Otranto. Item #WRCLIT Second edition of this book about the distinguished Roman Catholic family of Walpole, and particularly the beatified Henry Walpole. In an envelope enclosed are some photographs of paintings of Henry Walpole, with the inscriptions written out and translated, a magazine picture of the 4th Baron Walpole of Wolterton, and two Author: [Walpoleana]: Jessopp, Augustus.

Wolterton Hall was built by Horatio Walpole, brother to the esteemed Sir Robert Walpole. The East Wing is a grand seven-bedroom apartment within the main Palladian Hall. Rooms are finished with a period grandeur and have elegant antiques, luxury furnishings and beautiful views of . WALPOLE, Horace, 4th Earl of Orford (). Wit and man of letters. Thirty-four Autograph Letters Signed to the Hon. Thomas Walpole (), son of Horatio, first baron Walpole of Wolterton, nephew of Sir Robert Walpole and cousin of Horace, and to Thomas's son, also Thomas (), c. 77 pages 4to, mostly with address-leaves, variously signed .

  Wolterton was built by Horatio Walpole, the brother of the statesman Sir Robert Walpole, in Lady Dorothy Nevi11, in Mannington and the Walpoles (), writes: There is a family ghost at Wolterton, which at intervals is seen by old servants about the place. A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, Scotland, and Ireland; with Lists of Their Works; by Walpole, Horatio, Earl of Orford and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Wolterton Hall: The Historic Home of the Walpole Family: the Norfolk Residence of Lord and Lady Walpole: History and Description of Rooms: Official Guide.

Robert Wyndham Ketton-Cremer. English Life Publications, - Historic buildings - 16 pages. Mentioned in the Domesday Book of ADWolterton (near Calthorpe and Itteringham) was listed as both Ultertuna and Wivetuna, having 4 smallholders on the land with ½ a plough team on 16 acres.

Land valued at 16 shillings (80p) was also held by the Abbot of St. Benedict at Holme before but at the survey it was valued at 20 shillings (£1). WALPOLE, Horatio, Lord Walpole (), of Wolterton, Norf. Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commonsed.

WALPOLE, Horatio (), of Wolterton, Norf. Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commonsed. Sedgwick, Available from Boydell and Brewer. Walpole family, Barons Walpole of Wolterton, formerly Earls of Orford (second creation) This page summarises records created by this Family The summary includes a.

Horace Walpole (–97) was an English writer, connoisseur, and collector best known for The Castle of Otranto, which was the first Gothic novel in English and among the earliest horror stories. He built the Gothic Revival mansion known as Strawberry Hill, and he was a committed writer of letters.

With the last clinks of teacups, comes a quick potted history – The Walpoles of Wolterton book whizz through the Walpole family, guardians of Wolterton Park for years; an introduction to original owner, the brother of Britain’s first Prime Minister and godfather to Lord.

Wolterton Park: an historic Georgian Estate with beautifully restored properties to rent. 10 Reasons Norwich is one of the world’s. most irresistible holiday destinations. Wolterton Hall is one of the four grand power houses of Norfolk, having been built by Horatio, brother of Britain’s first Prime Minister, Robert Walpole.

WALPOLE OF WOLTERTON, HORATIO, 1st Baron (), English diplomatist, was a son of Robert Walpole of Houghton, Norfolk, and a younger brother of the great Sir Robert Walpole.

The Walpoles owned land in Norfolk in the 12th century and took their name from Walpole, a village in the county An early member of the family was Ralph de Walpole.

Barons Walpole, of Wolterton () Horatio Walpole, 1st Baron Walpole of Wolterton (–) Horatio Walpole, 2nd Baron Walpole of Wolterton (–) (succeeded as Baron Walpole of Walpole in and created.

History Horatio Walpole. Horatio Walpole, 1st Lord Walpole of Wolterton acquired the manor house and estate at Wolterton in Construction. Responsibility for the design and construction of the new hall was given to Thomas Ripley. He had Alterations and additions.

Horatio Walpole, 3rd Earl Architectural style: Georgian. WALPOLE, GEORGE (–), major-general, born on 20 Junewas the third son of Horatio, second lord Walpole of Wolterton, who in succeeded his cousin Horatio Walpole, fourth earl of Orford [q.

v.], as fourth Lord Walpole of Walpole, was created Earl of Orford inand died on 24 Feb. aged The Walpoles had been established in north Norfolk as landed gentry from the 14th century. Horatio decided to purchase Wolterton to build himself a grand house. Horatio bought an existing house at Wolterton but after the work had begun, it burnt down.

In he wrote the anonymous pamphlet, A Letter from Xo Ho, a Chinese Philosopher at London, to his Friend Lien Chi at Peking, the first of his works to be widely reviewed.

Early in old Horace Walpole of Wolterton died and was succeeded in the peerage by his son, who was then an MP for King's Lynn, Alma mater: Eton College, King's College, Cambridge.

Walpole, Horatio () 1st Baron Walpole of Wolterton, diplomat This page summarises records created by this Person The summary includes a brief description of the collection(s) (usually including the covering dates of the collection), the name of the archive where they are held, and reference information to help you find the collection.

Peter, sitting in the hall's evocative library, surrounded by tomes which he purchased from the Walpoles, said: “The biggest challenge with refurbishing Wolterton is money, you end up. Full text of "Mannington and the Walpoles, Earls of Orford" See other formats Ami he again mentions Ripley in The Dunciad, Book III., 1.

Wolterton was built by the Lord Walpole ambassador to France in the reign of Louis Ouinze, brother of Sir Robert Walpole. Both brothers built their houses simultaneously in different jjarts of the. "WOLTERTON parish, 4 miles N.N.W. of Aylsham, and 9 miles S.S.W.

of Cromer, has only 43 inhabitants, and acres of land, nearly all comprised in the beautiful park of WOLTERTON HALL, the seat of the owner and lord of the manor, - the Right Hon.

Horatio Walpole, Earl of Orford, and Baron Walpole, of Walpole and Wolterton. WALPOLE, SPENCER HORATIO (–), home secretary, born on 11 Sept.

was second son of Thomas Walpole of Stagbury, Surrey, by his wife Margaret (d. ), the youngest daughter of John Perceval, second earl of Egmont [q. v.] His great-grandfather was Horatio Walpole, first lord Walpole of Wolterton [q. v.], the diplomatist; his.

Woodfine, Philip () Walpole, Horatio [Horace], first Baron Walpole of Wolterton (–). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. Metadata only available from this : Philip Woodfine.Horatio Walpole, 1st Baron Walpole of Wolterton (), Politician and ambassador to France and the Netherlands.

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