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Westwood Lodge, Blythburgh

Description: Westwood Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 285524

OS Grid Reference: TM4646573715
OS Grid Coordinates: 646465, 273715
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3062, 1.6139

Location: Lodge Road, Blythburgh, Suffolk IP19 9NB

Locality: Blythburgh
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 9NB

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Listing Text


4/8 Westwood Lodge (formerly
listed as Blythburgh
25.10.51 Lodge including stables)


Former manor house. West wing mid C16, east wing added 1652-6, central section
also mid C17; considerably altered, especially in mid C19 when the original
crowstepped gables were removed, the eaves raised (except on the east side of
the west wing), a new roof built over the old one and the white brick facade
added. H shape plan. Red brick, the east wing with traces of the original
diaper work in dark headers, white brick facade to south; slated roof with
hipped gables to south, some glazed pantiles to west wing. 2 storeys and attic.
South front has 5 window range, 1:3:1, mostly sashes, some casements, flat
brick arches; small asymmetrical entrance porch with stone cornice and brick
balustrade above; 4-panel door, rectangular fanlight. West wing with some
original window openings with hood moulds and one original doorway; crowstepped
gable to north, only the east slope (with base of pinnacle at eaves level)
being original. 2 massive external stacks to west wing, one to east wing, the
upper sections rebuilt in C19. Interior of west wing has fine heavily beamed
ground floor ceiling.

Listing NGR: TM4646573715

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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