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Description: North Lodge
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 179528
OS Grid Reference: TQ5982150733
OS Grid Coordinates: 559821, 150733
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2334, 0.2878
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HADLOW SHIPBOURNE ROAD
TQ 55 SE
2/92 North Lodge
Lodge, formerly for Dene Park. Mid C19. Red-brown brick laid to a random
bond, timber-framed bays with roughcast infill; brick stack and original
ornamental chimneyshafts, tall and slender divided octagonal shafts with star-
shaped coping; peg-tile roof.
Plan: Small T-plan house. The main block is end onto the road and faces
south east onto the former drive to Dene Park. It has a 2-room plan with an
ax-ial stack between serving back-to-back fireplaces on both floors. Front
lobby entrance behind 2-storey porch. One-room plan kitchen block projects to
rear of centre and has gable-end stack.
Exterior: Tudor style. Assymmetrical 2-window front. To left a full height
timber-framed bay with semi-pyramidal roof sloping back under a gable.
Windows here, as elsewhere, are casements with diamond and half-hexagonal
pattern of iron glazing bars. To right lobby entrance doorway behind 2-storey
timber-framed and gabled porch. Upper porch room on posts with shaped boards
making a shoulder-headed arch which is the head of an overlight and below a
part-glazed panelled door flanked by shoulder-headed side lights. Roof is
gable-ended. All the gables have fretted wavey bargeboards with apex finials.
The right gable end has a 2-storey canted timber-framed bay window similar to
the one on the front.
Interior: Not inspected.
Listing NGR: TQ5982150733
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Source: English Heritage
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