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Description: Shrewsbury Lodge
Date Listed: 23 February 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 259074
OS Grid Reference: SJ4415313482
OS Grid Coordinates: 344153, 313482
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7161, -2.8282
BICTON C.P. A 458 (T) (south side)
SJ 41 SW
SJ 4415 1348
9/14 Shrewsbury Lodge
Entrance lodge. Circa 1815-20, by Edward Haycock of Shrewsbury for John
Wingfield. Rendered brick with grey sandstone ashlar dressings. Slate
roof. Cruciform plan. In a Greek Revival style. One storey. Continuous
frieze and overhanging eaves. Central rendered square ridge stack with
moulded stone cornice. 1:3:1 bays; windows with stone cills (boarded at
time of survey - January 1987). Central 3-bay Doric portico with 2 columns
in antis (one column is in fragments on the ground nearby at the time of
survey), entablature and triangular pediment. Six-panelled door behind
portico. One-bay end walls, with single windows and triangular pedimented
gables. Interior not inspected. This was formerly the principal lodge to
Onslow Hall, also of c.1815-20 by Edward Haycock in a Greek Revival style,
and demolished c.1957. Formerly listed under Bicton Heath. The stable
block (q.v.), garden wall and attached dovecote survive. B.O.E. p. 222;
Colvin, p. 406.
Listing NGR: SJ4415313482
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