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The Lodge on the East Side of Ash View Rest Home, Widford

Description: The Lodge on the East Side of Ash View Rest Home

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160050

OS Grid Reference: TL4163915675
OS Grid Coordinates: 541639, 215675
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8218, 0.0537

Location: Ware Road, Widford, Hertfordshire SG12 8RE

Locality: Widford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG12 8RE

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Listing Text

(south side)
Widford village

5/8 The Lodge
on the E side of
Ash View Rest Home


Dairy with studio over, now a house. Late C19. For G S Pawle
Esq probably by H A Pelly. Grey brick colourwashed white. Tiled
roof in plain and fishscale bands. A large square 1.5 storeys
former ornamental dairy with studio over built for the Pawle
family when the stables and coach-house were removed to the W of
Abbotts Lane. 3-window front to road (N) with 2-light mullioned
casement window flanked by 3-light windows under segmental
arches. Corners bevelled and corner of steep hipped roof carried
by a double scrolled wooden bracket springing from a moulded
corbel. Very tall roof with 2 large gabled dormers with heavy
bargeboards and a stepped arrangement of small square lights
interrupted by a moulded collar between the shaped brackets
supporting the dormer's wall plate ends. A rooflight in the
upper slope gives added light to the studio. 3 round arched
Diocletian windows on the E side, 2 with glazed doors. Small
windows and 1 similar dormer on the S side. Double glazed door in
round arched opening in middle of W side. Modern glazed porch. A
picturesque Arts and Crafts Style dairy-cum-studio of special
architectural interest. Part of a group with the former Walnut
Tree House (Ash View Rest Home) on the W. Included for group

Listing NGR: TL4163915675

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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