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High Lodge (Including Screen Walling to Either Side), Blythburgh

Description: High Lodge (Including Screen Walling to Either Side)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 285518

OS Grid Reference: TM4522476416
OS Grid Coordinates: 645224, 276416
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3310, 1.5977

Location: A12, Blythburgh, Suffolk NR34 8AW

Locality: Blythburgh
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR34 8AW

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Listing Text


2/2 High Lodge (including
screen walling to either
25.10.51 (Formerly listed as High Lodge
- II Henham Hall)

Lodge to Henham Hall. Originally c.1793 by James Wyatt; considerably rebuilt
and enlarged c.1865 by Edward Barrie. White brick with stone dressings,
pantiled roof. Symmetrical main block of 2 storeys; the centre section
containing the archway is set forward, with a room over. Main block with
rusticated quoins, moulded brick string course at first floor level, brick band
and moulded stone cornice to eaves; one window range to each side of archway:
deeply inset large pane sashes with broad stone surrounds. Semi-circular
headed archway, ornamental keystone, moulded brick surround to arch head,
roundels to either side; wrought iron gate. Room above archway with 3 inset
semi-circular headed sash windows, the arches with stone surrounds and raised
keys; 2 stone string courses and moulded stone cornice. 2 matching stacks,
shallow pyramidal roof with tall spike finial. To either side of the gateway
is a length of curved screen walling, terminating in a shorter straight
section. Piers to curved section surmounted by cast iron pyramids; straight
sections with 2 larger piers surmounted by stone spheres; pierced stonework to
upper part of walling.

Listing NGR: TM4522476416

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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