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The Lodge, Bovingdon

Description: The Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157549

OS Grid Reference: TL0211704682
OS Grid Coordinates: 502117, 204682
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7316, -0.5227

Location: B4505, Bovingdon, Hertfordshire HP3 0DS

Locality: Bovingdon
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP3 0DS

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Listing Text

TL 00 SW (West side)

6/22 The Lodge

- II

Lodge to Westbrook Hay, now a private house. '1851' on plaque on S gable.
For the Ryder family. Flint and puddingstone uncoursed with red brick
dressings and red tile roof with scalloped tile bands. Picturesque 1½
storeys double lodge, formerly the Upper Lodge, for the gatekeeper with
the gamekeeper's house in rear part. Recessed cross windows with ovolo
moulded wood mullions and lattice leaded casements. Decorative pierced
and cusped bargeboards. Door details very like G.G. Scott's church at
Flaunden (1838). Elaborate gabled timber porch on E facing the drive
with large carved coat of arms in gable and Jacobethan detailing to
4-centred arched doorway. Gabled dormers rise through eaves.

Listing NGR: TL0211704682

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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