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Wrentham House Lodge, Wrentham

Description: Wrentham House Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 281955

OS Grid Reference: TM4995982024
OS Grid Coordinates: 649959, 282024
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3792, 1.6713

Location: 88 B1127, Wrentham, Suffolk NR34 7JF

Locality: Wrentham
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR34 7JF

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Listing Text


6/90 No. 88 (Wrentham House
- Lodge) (formerly listed
27/11/54 as Wrentham House Lodge)

- II

Lodge to Wrentham House. Early C19. Brick and stucco, lined in imitation of ashlar;
colourwashed brick to right hand wing; pantiled roof. Single storey. Symmetrical
facade with parapet, gabled over the centre. The central bay has a very fine early-mid
C18 Greek Doric doorcase: engaged fluted columns, a frieze enriched with triglyphs,
paterae and a central urn, and a finely-detailed pedimented cornice. In place of the
door is a large-paned sash window. To either side are matching dummy doorways:
attached slender square columns, triglyph frieze and pedimented cornice; boarded and
battened dummy doors with segmental fanlights over. The right hand section is set back:
in the gable end is a doorway with engaged circular columns and bracketed cornice;
6-panel door and rectangular fanlight.

Listing NGR: TM4995982024

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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