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The Lodge, Folkingham

Description: The Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 194284

OS Grid Reference: TF0722133591
OS Grid Coordinates: 507221, 333591
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8891, -0.4078

Location: A15, Folkingham, Lincolnshire NG34 0SE

Locality: Folkingham
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG34 0SE

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Listing Text

TF 0633-0733 (west side)
2/70 The Lodge
(formerly listed as No 19)

House. C17, late C18, early C19, late C19. Red brick, painted
ashlar dressings, some painted rubble. Slate roof with stone
coped gables, modillioned eaves cornice and gable stacks. 3
storey, 2 bay front with rubble plinth, first and second floor
bands and quoins. Steps lead up to doorway on right with
flanking ionic half columns, entablature with guttae and
triglyphs, traceried overlight and panelled door. Glazing bar
sash to left. 2 glazing bar sashes above and 2 smaller glazing
bar sashes above them. All the windows with serpentine lintels
and raised keystones. Carriage archway to right with flanking
rusticated piers and iron gates. Glazing bar sash in C19
addition above, with wooden lintel. West side with doorway to
left with bracketed hood and panelled door. Glazing bar sash to
right with 2 glazing bar sashes above and 2 smaller glazing bar
sashes above them, all with serpentine lintels and raised
keystones. Single storey early C19 addition to right, projecting
westwards. Very thick wall, probably of C17 rubble, divides
house in middle at ground and first floor level. Mid C19 4
flight return painted staircase with 2 turned bannisters to each
tread, carved tread ends and moulded handrail. Delicate openwork
wooden arches above lower 2 flights with decorative keystones and
pendentives. Stone flags on hall floor and doorway leading to
rear of house with semi-circular head, moudled doorcase with
keystone and traceried fanlight. Late C18 roof partially intact.

Listing NGR: TF0722133591

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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