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Description: The Lodge, Tongswood
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169761
OS Grid Reference: TQ7748230171
OS Grid Coordinates: 577482, 130171
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0435, 0.5304
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HAWKHURST RYE ROAD
TQ 7630-7730 (north side)
17/411 The Lodge, Tongswood
Gate lodge. Early C20. Red brick with ashlar details and plain tiled roof. Free
Baroque-revival style. Single storey and attic, with pediment-gabled roof with
central stack cluster and pediment-gabled dormer with Arms cartouche and 5-light
stone mullioned window. Ground floor with 3-light mullioned and transomed window
to left and to right in ashlar, parapeted sections with obelisk finials, and
central Doric columned arcade in antis. Bracketed pentice roof to right return
with mullioned and transomed windows. Single storey rear wing with parget gable
and end stack, and canted bay with raking roof and diamond-leaded windows.
Originally the main gate lodge to the Tongswood Estate.
Listing NGR: TQ7748230171
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Source: English Heritage
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