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Cemetery Lodge, Trowbridge

Description: Cemetery Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 313954

OS Grid Reference: ST8610559075
OS Grid Coordinates: 386105, 159075
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3306, -2.2008

Location: The Down, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 7NJ

Locality: Trowbridge
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 7NJ

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Cemetery Lodge
ST 8659 8/209

1854-55. Probably by C.E. Davis of Bath. Gothic. Coursed and dressed stone.
Tiled roof with coped verges and crested ridge. External staggered stack with
free standing shaft to west gable. A group of 3 trefoil headed lancets in shaped
rebates within a raised drip, on left side. 2 lancets to right. Shouldered lintel
to doorway below open tower porch to right of centre, above left hand pedestrian
entrance to cemetry. The pedestrian entrance has a pointed arch within shallow
arch with ferns in spandrels to south. 2 lights to each side in chamber above.
The south west pier of porch adjoins the north gatepier. The north west corner
of the lodge is chamfered on ground floor and corbelled on 1st floor with a pointed
arch rising to a death's head. 2 stone chimney stacks with paired octagonal shafts
to rear.

Listing NGR: ST8610559075

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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