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The Cemetery Lodge, Box

Description: The Cemetery Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 316887

OS Grid Reference: ST8206168420
OS Grid Coordinates: 382061, 168420
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4145, -2.2593

Location: A4, Box, Wiltshire SN13 8AA

Locality: Box
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 8AA

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Listing Text

(south side)

3/27 The Cemetery Lodge


Entrance Lodge to Box Cemetery, 1857 by Poulton and Woodman of
Reading, crazed rubble banded in ashlar with stone tiled roof,
sawtooth ridge, coped gables and triple ridge stack. One and a
half storeys. Highly ornate Gothic with openings further
emphasised with alternating rubble and ashlar voussoirs. Gable-
ended to road with pierced star in apex, 2-'light pointed window to
first floor and 2-light ground floor window with keyhole- main
lights and blank circle above under segmental-pointed voussoir
course continued each side over small triangular ashlar panels with
pierced star. Two small flanking buttresses. West front has
projecting steeply gabled porch to left with iron finial, pointed
arched doorway and 2 very small lights low down to side walls. To
right, single keyhole light and 2-light window similar to that on
north wall ground floor. South end wall has 2-light pointed head
window. Similar window to gabled east side projection.

Listing NGR: ST8206168420

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Source: English Heritage

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