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The Lodge and Attached Gates and Gate Piers, Swannington

Description: The Lodge and Attached Gates and Gate Piers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 228047

OS Grid Reference: TG1336419258
OS Grid Coordinates: 613364, 319258
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7289, 1.1585

Location: The Street, Swannington, Norfolk NR9 5NR

Locality: Swannington
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR9 5NR

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Listing Text


8/88 The Lodge and
Attached Gates and Gate-Piers


Lodge and gates, of colourwashed brick and flint with black pantile roof.
'L' shaped plan with single storey outshut to west and attached C19 wrought
iron gates to north. Extended and modified house, with C17 brick parapet
gable to west, with returns to north and south. Gable has moulded brick
kneelers and blocked moulded brick window. C18 brick infill to north and
south, up to flint work on north, with moulded brick plinth. Shallow gabled
brick projection to north with blocked lodge keepers doorway. C18 parapet
gable to east with brick kneelers, plinth, platband at attic floor level and
brick tumbling in. Late C18 extension to south with plinth and parapet gable
with tumbling in. C20 doors and windows. Steeply pitched roof with axial
stack to south and C20 gable stack to west. Side gate has solid panelled
cast iron piers. Central double gates with hollow piers with scrolled wrought
iron decoration and ball finials. Profile of gates and railings sweeps down
from piers. Railings have dog rail and spear top finials.

Listing NGR: TG1336419258

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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