Description: East Lodge North and East Lodge South to Thornton Stud
Date Listed: 20 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 332602
OS Grid Reference: SE4101486390
OS Grid Coordinates: 441014, 486390
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2715, -1.3717
THORNTON LE STREET
SE 48 NW
East Lodge North and East Lodge South to Thornton Stud
Pair of lodges. Late C18. Ashlar, rendered to rear, Welsh slate roofs. Each square in plan, 2 storeys, 1 bay. Front elevations each have large Venetian window with C20 small-pane casements, swagged frieze, cornice and archivolt, set in full-height round-arched recess, with impost band and voussoirs. Central area of stonework breaks forward slightly leaving recessed corners. Reeded eaves frieze with paterae. Above to central section is a pediment. Roof hipped with central stack. Elevations facing inwards: 2 steps up to central 6-panel door set in surround with architrave, swagged frieze and cornice on consoles; above a round window with radiating glazing bars and architrave. All is set in a full-height round-arched recess with impost band and voussoirs. Similar frieze and cornice at front elevations. To rear of lodges modern 1-storey extensions. Formerly the lodges to Thornton Hall, which is demolished.
Listing NGR: SE4101486390
Source: English Heritage
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