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The Lodge, Preston

Description: The Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162894

OS Grid Reference: TL1679026673
OS Grid Coordinates: 516790, 226673
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9263, -0.3029

Location: Preston, Hertfordshire SG4 7TD

Locality: Preston
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7TD

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Listing Text


2/102 The Lodge


Gatelodge, now a private house. Mid C18, heightened early C19. Grey
brick with steep hipped red tile roof. A small picturesque 16 storeys
lodge with semi-circular E end facing road. This end has a wide full
height recessed panel on each side of the central door, and is executed
in header-bond. A 2-lights flush mullioned wooden window with leaded
lights and plate casement symmetrically on each side of door in the
recessed panel, with segmental arch. Flat gauged arch to door and tall
gabled dormer window over on peak of steep semi-circular end to roof, in
front of central red brick chimney. Bargeboards and 2-light casement
window to dormer. A door and 2 similar leaded mullioned windows to each
long side of the house. Formerly the gatelodge to the mansion called
Offley Holes, now gone.

Listing NGR: TL1679026673

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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