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Description: Embley Lodge South
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 141204
OS Grid Reference: SU3307617691
OS Grid Coordinates: 433076, 117691
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9577, -1.5304
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ROMSEY EXTRA ROMSEY ROAD A 31
SU 31 NW
6/11 Embley Lodge South (formerly
Lodge to Embley Park)
Lodge, southern one of a pair linked by a gateway, at the entrance to Embley
Park. c1840, with mid C19 extension. Stucco walls, moulded copings, caps,
impost bands and panels, plain plinth, bold keys above the arched openings,
eaved architrave to the doorway. Hipped slate roof. The older part is a tall
single-storeyed pavilion in classical style and of symmetrical form: the
rectangular block has broad rusticated pilasters at each corner, and between, at
the front and rear, are arches to window openings (with triple keys), the wider
part facing the driveway having the entrance. The upper part is a plain parapet,
with central panels, surmounted at front and rear by concave pedestals (lacking
a top ornament). At the front (southeast) a wall extends at each side, with a
dropping curve to a gate pier at the north side, and on the south with a dropping
curve and extension (with a C19 window) to a second pier, which stands forward,
being attached to the curved end of the wall. The arched windows are sashes,
the door is half-glazed. A larger two-storeyed mid C19 wing has been attached
to the original unit, being a plain rectangular block, with stuccoed walls,
small casements, and a slate roof hipped at the south end.
Listing NGR: SU3729622279
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Source: English Heritage
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