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Port Lympne South Lodge, Wall and Gate Pier

A Grade II Listed Building in Lympne, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.078 / 51°4'40"N

Longitude: 1.0054 / 1°0'19"E

OS Eastings: 610616

OS Northings: 135255

OS Grid: TR106352

Mapcode National: GBR SZ5.90V

Mapcode Global: FRA D6Z8.RHD

Entry Name: Port Lympne South Lodge, Wall and Gate Pier

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061113

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175583

Location: Lympne, Shepway, Kent, CT21

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Lympne

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


TR 13 NW LYMPNE ALDINGTON ROAD
(South side)

3/7 Port Lympne; South
Lodge, wall and
gate-pier

GV II

Gate lodge. Circa 1912, probably by Sir Herbert Baker, for Sir Philip
Sassoon. Red brick, with plain tile roof. 1½ storeys, on low brick plinth.
Brickwork indented to corners, resembles rusticated quoins. Shaped, brick-
coped gables. Central brick ridge stack with moulded cornice. Each gable
end has one 2-Light casement to each floor with moulded brick hoodmould,
that to upper window shaped to suggest triangular pediment, that to lower
horizontal. Elevation to drive has 2 two-light ground-floor casements with
similar horizontal hoodmoulds. Central half-glazed door to drive in
rectangular bolection-moulded stone architrave with keystone, and
segmental pediment on consoles. Initials P.S. to gable ends. Wall with
dipped top running north from east gable end to brick gate-pier with
rusticated brick quoins and moulded brickplinth and cornice, surmounted by
stone pineapple. Interior not inspected. See also Item 3/6.


Listing NGR: TR1061635255

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