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Description: West Gate Lodge
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 321078
OS Grid Reference: ST9118329760
OS Grid Coordinates: 391183, 129760
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0671, -2.1272
WEST TISBURY FONTHILL ABBEY WOOD
ST 92 NW (south side)
4/286 West Gate Lodge
Lodge to Fonthill Abbey. Dated 1860, for the Marquess of
Westminster. Flemish bond red brick with yellow brick dressings
and diaper patterns in vitrified brick steeply-pitched and gabled
tiled roof, diagonally-set brick stacks. Single storey and attic,
1-window. Large open timber-framed gabled porch with planked door
to right, group of three octagonal-paned casements to left have
Tudor-arched heads on brick shafts, 2-light casement with arched
heads on shafts to gable over, cusped barge boards. Right return
facing drive has canted bay with octaganol-paned casements, 2-light
casement over with arched heads on shafts, Westminster heraldic
arms and date 1860 on stone tablet to gable. Left return has
lean-to against ground floor, gabled oriel dormer to attic.
Interior not inspected. One of a pair of good lodges to Fonthill
Abbey (demolished 1955), see also Stone Gate Lodge, (q.v. Fonthill
Listing NGR: ST9118329760
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Source: English Heritage
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