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Higher Lodge Including Gatepiers, Gates and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bickleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4569 / 50°27'24"N

Longitude: -4.1094 / 4°6'33"W

OS Eastings: 250361

OS Northings: 64026

OS Grid: SX503640

Mapcode National: GBR NY.ND9V

Mapcode Global: FRA 278V.BW0

Entry Name: Higher Lodge Including Gatepiers, Gates and Railings

Listing Date: 2 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107478

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99114

Location: Bickleigh, South Hams, Devon, PL6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Bickleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

Higher Lodge including
gatepiers, gates and


Pair of gate lodges to Maristow Park.
Circa 1839 by Charles Fowler for Sir Ralph Lopes. Granite ashlar. Slate pyramidal
roofs with ball finials. Square on plan. Two storeys. Ground floor rusticated and
with very large keyblocks to window arch. First floor has large corner pilasters,
dentils to stone eaves cornice, small tripartite round-headed windows with diamond
panes. Each lodge has large granite porch with massive pilasters and entablature.
Small plain rendered chimneystacks over the corners at the front. Single-storey wings
on outer sides.
Including plain granite gatepiers to carriageway between with iron gates. Flanking
railings link gatepiers to the lodges.
Reference: Calvin, Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, pages 320 to 321.

Listing NGR: SX5036164026

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