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The Lodge, Luxborough

Description: The Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 265364

OS Grid Reference: SS9848737298
OS Grid Coordinates: 298487, 137298
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1259, -3.4520

Location: Luxborough, Somerset TA23 0SJ

Locality: Luxborough
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA23 0SJ

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Listing Text


11/81 The Lodge


- II

Lodge to Chargot House (qv). Circa 1879. For John Insole. Red and glazed buff bricks, Flemish bond, steeply pitched
roof, decorative ridge tiles, patterned clay tiles, overhanging eaves, sprockets, decorative bargeboards, central brick
stack with moulded cap. Plan: 2 cell. Picturesque Gothic style. One and a half storeys, 2 bays, original sash windows
with glazing bars, 2-light window in hipped dormer left rising from below eaves, right paired windows in gablet, one
window left of gabled porch, carried on decorative wooden supports, plank door. Polychrome decoration on facade of red
brick string courses and patterned tympana to voussoirs of alternating red and buff bricks, more ornate decoration on
left return gable end looking onto drive to Chargot. A single storey verandah with patterned clay tile roof on
decorative wooden supports originally enclosed the left return and rear elevations; a lively composition.

Listing NGR: SS9848737298

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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