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Description: East Lodge to Bowden Park
Date Listed: 7 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 315449
OS Grid Reference: ST9413167948
OS Grid Coordinates: 394131, 167948
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4105, -2.0858
LACOCK BOWDEN HILL
ST 96 NW
3/16 East Lodge to Bowden Park
Pair of lodges with piers, gates and flanking walls, c1800,
probably by J. Wyatt, for B. Dickinson of Bowden Park (q.v.).
Ashlar, Tudor Gothic style. Square, single storey lodges with
angle buttresses, cornice and battlements, one 2-light pointed
window to road front and one to rear and Tudor-arched doorway with
studded plank door to drive. Between the lodges and entrance
screen of a broad ashlar battlemented Tudor arch from each lodge to
high crenellated octagonal piers. Centre spearhead iron gates.
Flanking embattled walls are canted out from each lodge to
octagonal terminal piers.
(N. Pevsner Wiltshire 1975 120)
Listing NGR: ST9413167948
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Source: English Heritage
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