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South Lodge and Gates of Somerleyton, Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet

Description: South Lodge and Gates of Somerleyton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 282381

OS Grid Reference: TM4967297005
OS Grid Coordinates: 649672, 297005
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5137, 1.6782

Location: Blundeston Road, Somerleyton, Suffolk NR32 5PR

Locality: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR32 5PR

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Listing Text

TM 49 NE
1/30 South Lodge and Gates of
Somerleyton Hall
Lodge and gateway to Somerleyton Hall (qv.4/50) Circa 1846 by John Thomas
for Sir Morton Peto. Red brick with stone dressings. Slated roof, most of
the slates of fishscale pattern. 1½ storeys. 4 projecting wings, each with a
shaped gable. Casement windows; facing the road a 4-light canted bay window
in stone. The wing facing the gateway projects only slightly and contains a
6-panel entrance door. Central axial stack with a cruciform group of flues.
To the west are convex walls of brick and stone, about 2m high, with some
pierced upper sections. Stone gate piers with pierced strapwork, each
surmounted by an embellished coat of arms. Wrought iron gate.

Listing NGR: TM4967297005

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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