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Abbotsfield Lodge, Wiveliscombe

Description: Abbotsfield Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 270203

OS Grid Reference: ST0734127658
OS Grid Coordinates: 307341, 127658
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0408, -3.3230

Location: B3227, Wiveliscombe, Somerset TA4 2SU

Locality: Wiveliscombe
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 2SU

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Listing Text


3/121 Abbotsfield Lodge


- II

Lodge to Abbotsfield (q.v.). Circa 1872. Architect Owen Jones. Coursed squared
red sandstone, white limestone and Ham stone dressings, quoins, dentil cornice,
tiled roof with decorative ridge tiles. 2 storey gabled wings with acroteria,
"L"-plan, small pyramid roofed tower in angle, flat roofed porch to South,
lean-to extension East almost completing a square. 4 light splayed bays windows
ground floor in gable ends, cross windows above, sometransomed and 2 light
mullioned and transomed windows most with leaded panes, some with rusticated
surrounds, others with pediments. Pedimented tablet on East side of tower with
coat of arms, presumably those of Lacey Collard for whom Abbotsfield was built.

Listing NGR: ST0734127658

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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