E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Norfolk Street (Strand),
with Arundel, Surrey, and Howard Streets, were the site of the house and grounds of the Bishop of Bath and Wells, then of the Lord High Admiral Seymour, and afterwards of the Howards, Earls of Arundel and Surrey, from whom it came into the possession of the Earl of Norfolk.