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White Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Wantage, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.5922 / 51°35'32"N

Longitude: -1.4321 / 1°25'55"W

OS Eastings: 439435

OS Northings: 188307

OS Grid: SU394883

Mapcode National: GBR 6Y5.4QM

Mapcode Global: VHC12.477Q

Entry Name: White Lodge

Listing Date: 3 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048574

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251168

Location: Wantage, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Wantage

Built-Up Area: Wantage

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

SU3988 (West side)
6/73 White Lodge


House. 1899, by M.H. Baillie-Scott. For chaplains of St. Mary's convent (q.v.).
Roughcast, with limestone ashlar dressings; old tile roof; roughcast stacks. 2
storeys and attic; 7-window range. Arts and Crafts style. Asymmetrical elevation
has 3 recessed gabled walls to front, with porch in central narrow gable;
semi-circular tympanum arch over plank door. Flat-faced stone-mullioned windows
with leaded lights. Original rainwater goods with decorative heads. Flat-roofed
roof dormer with moulded cornice and 2-light casement. Gabled roof; gable end,
ridge and rear lateral stacks. One-storey extension in similar style to right of
front. Interior noted has having Art Nouveau features including canopies of
quasi-inglenooks and pierced carving to stair balustrade. Barrel-vaulted 1st
floor room, with small chapel recess. Noted as a fine example of Baillie-Scott's
work (Pevsner). Interior inspection not possible because closed order.
(Buildings of England: Berkshire, pp.255-6).

Listing NGR: SU3943588307

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