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Tower Lodges, Codicote

Description: Tower Lodges

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 161989

OS Grid Reference: TL2189720599
OS Grid Coordinates: 521897, 220599
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8707, -0.2309

Location: B656, Hitchin SG4 8TQ

Locality: Codicote
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 8TQ

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/44 Tower Lodqes

9.6.52 ( formerly listed as West Lodge at
Knebworth Park)
- II

Lodge and gateway. Erected 1816 by Mrs E Bulwer Lytton from
material of the gatehouse destroyed in the alterations to
Knebworth House in 1811. Tudor red brick with stone dressings.
Some C19 red brick and stucco. 2 storeys. 2 lodges either side
of C16 moulded archway, this with hood mould. Plaque over gate.
2-light Tudor windows with square moulded hoods. 3-store
octagonal stair turret on right of arch with narrow slit windows
and door in Tudor surround. Late-C19 right extension with reset
Tudor windows. Battlemented throughout in C19 stucco.

Listing NGR: TL2189720599

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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