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Description: Pink Lodge
Date Listed: 3 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 275133
OS Grid Reference: SK0689643258
OS Grid Coordinates: 406896, 343258
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9866, -1.8987
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SK 0643-0743 FARLEY C.P. FARLEY LANE (West side)
12/138 Pink Lodge (Formerly listed
3/1/67 as "Italian Lodge")
Lodge. Early c19. Red brick, painted; hipped pantile roof with
cantilevered overhanging eaves; brick internal lateral stack. Italianate
style; central block with square plan towers attached to the north and
south, the whole aligned north-south facing east. Two 2-storey towers
linked by a single-storey slightly recessed central block with wrought iron
balustrade and wide eaves band continued as a storey band across both
towers; 1:1:1 bays; central half-glazed door with fanlight containing
radiating glazing bars, very'slim glazing bar sashes with semi-circular
heads and wedge lintels, that to the first floor right has twin lights
with a central flat-faced mullion. The left hand tower has round-
headed openings at first floor level with wrought iron balustrades and
above four square corner piers linked by cantilevered overhanging eaves
to the former roof. Formerly a lodge to Alton Towers (q.v.)
Listing NGR: SK0689643258
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Source: English Heritage
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