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White Lodge, Garendon Park, Shepshed

Description: White Lodge, Garendon Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189464

OS Grid Reference: SK4940019055
OS Grid Coordinates: 449400, 319055
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7668, -1.2693

Location: Shepshed, Leicestershire LE11 3QU

Locality: Shepshed
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE11 3QU

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Listing Text

9/93 (north side)

White Lodge,
Garendon Park


Lodge, perhaps C17 in origin, remodelled early C19. Stone built, stucco faced.
Hipped Swishland slate roof, 2 ridge stacks. Deep eaves. Two-storeys, 3 bays.
South front rusticated, with giant engaged Doric columns supporting pediment over
massive central double doors with radiating fanlight above, approached by 7 steps.
Sash windows to either side. Rear (north) front has 2 low doorways with plain
architraves and plank doors, and 2-light horizontally-sliding sash windows (one to
ground floor retains hooks for shutters). Remodelled to serve as an eye-catcher
from Ashby Road.

Listing NGR: SK4940019055

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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