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Norwich Lodges Including Gates Railings and Flanking Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Guist, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.794 / 52°47'38"N

Longitude: 0.954 / 0°57'14"E

OS Eastings: 599263

OS Northings: 325913

OS Grid: TF992259

Mapcode National: GBR S96.VBM

Mapcode Global: WHLRK.M1HD

Entry Name: Norwich Lodges Including Gates Railings and Flanking Walls

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077375

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220670

Location: Guist, Breckland, Norfolk, NR20

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Guist

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Guist St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TF 92 NE GUIST NORWICH ROAD
(west-side)

1/18 Norwich Lodges including
gates,railings and
flanking walls.

- II

Pair of identical lodges to Sennowe Hall interconnected by railings and gate
piers with overthrow. Circa 1910 by G.J.Skipper. Brick with ashlar dressings
and slate and copper roofs. Each lodge is square in plan with a tower rising
from drive-side angle in line with gate piers. Single storeyed wings attached
to other sides. Main blocks of 2 storeys with single segmental 5-light bay
windows to ground floor level of main facades. Drive-side facades with 3-
bay porticos serving as pedestrian entrances; consisting of semicircular arches
on channelled ashlar piers. Plain platband. 2-light upper windows with stone
reveals and mullions. Wooden bracketted cornices and pyramidal roofs with
central stacks. Towers with modillion cornices and copper cupola roofs sur-
mounted by small wooden lanterns with weathervanes. Ornate iron railings
and gates. Main gates supported by a pair of square-sectioned stone piers
with lion's head carvings, modillion cornices and heraldic beasts on gadrooned
mounts. Ornate overthrow with spiral and leaf motifs. Lodges flanked by
low curved brick walls.


Listing NGR: TF9926325913

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