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Priory Lodge, Mendham

Description: Priory Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280024

OS Grid Reference: TM2604581299
OS Grid Coordinates: 626045, 281299
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3830, 1.3201

Location: B1123, Mendham, Suffolk IP20 0JH

Locality: Mendham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP20 0JH

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Listing Text

TM 28 SE
2/75 Priory Lodge (formerly
- listed as The Lodge,
29.7.55 Mendham Priory
-- II

Lodge to Mendham Priory (q.v.). Dated on a buttress 'ER 1822'. Flint rubble,
incorporating medieval stonework from St. Mary's Priory which stood some 600m
to the north. Slated roof. Single storey. Picturesque style. Symmetrical
facade with a central gable and parapeted sections to either side; buttresses
of semi-circular and moulded stonework. The buttresses and gable apex are
capped by pieces of carved stone, with further pieces along the side walls.
Doorway with 2-centred arch and boarded door; above is a coat of arms
displaying 6 lions and Fleurs-de-lys, surmounted by a crown. To each side are
pointed-arch casement windows with Y-tracery, and in the outer bays segmental-
headed niches.

Listing NGR: TM2604581299

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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