Description: White Lodge, Garendon Park
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
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SK 4919 ASHBY ROAD
9/93 (north side)
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
Source: English Heritage
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