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North Lodge and Attached Gate Piers, Newmarket

Description: North Lodge and Attached Gate Piers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 275637

OS Grid Reference: TL6539362962
OS Grid Coordinates: 565393, 262962
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2400, 0.4209

Locality: Newmarket
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CB8 8BX

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Listing Text

(including EXNING)

5/77 No 1 North Lodge
and attached
gate piers


One of a pair of gatelodge cottages to Cheveley Park, late C19.
Irregular cruciform plan; one storey. In the Queen Anne Revival
Style. Red brick, with Flemish gables at each of 4 arms, moulded
brick eaves cornice and limestone string at window cill 1 level ; in
2 of the 4 gables an achievement in finely carved brick.
Plaintiled roofs with axial chimney of red brick. Two gables
have a splayed bay with hipped plaintiled roof and small-pane
casements. Recessed entrance porch with segmental arched head of
gauged brick having carved spandrils, a flat lead-roofed canopy
on prominent and richly-carved wooden console brackets. Linked
by short brick walls to the cottage and to each other on the
south-west side are a pair of 2.5m high banded square gate piers
of finely gauded red brick; each has a moulded capping of
limestone, one retaining its ball finial.

Listing NGR: TL6539362962

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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