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Lodge Cottage, Leicester

Description: Lodge Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 187548

OS Grid Reference: SK6289502091
OS Grid Coordinates: 462895, 302091
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6130, -1.0725

Location: 2 B667, Leicestershire LE2 2FB

Locality: Leicester
Local Authority: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE2 2FB

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Listing Text

SP60 SW GARTREE ROAD (North side)

2/2 Lodge Cottage



Gate Lodge Cottage to former park of Stoughton Grange (demolished). Early
C19. Stucco lined out with channels to imitate rusticated ashlar masonry.
Gables have elaborately cusped barge boards. Slate roof in diminishing
courses, one and a half storeys. The double gable on the east side is later
with similar details to the west wing, but Welsh slate roof and renewed
windows. Central stack with diagonal flues in west wing. Single flue stack
to each gable of east wing. Symmetrical west or entrance front with gabled
arched porch below cross gable with moulded quatrefoil light. The gable is
crudely pedimented by a moulded entablature. Flanking windows are recessed
under 4-centred arches. South elevation facing the road has gable with
crocketted finial and heraldic relief crest within recessed quatrefoil.
Single storey canted bay window with moulded cornice. Side single light
casements and central 2 light casements with ornate glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SK6289502091

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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