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North Lodges to Weston House, Connected by Railings, Piers and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Morton (Broadland), Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7124 / 52°42'44"N

Longitude: 1.1364 / 1°8'10"E

OS Eastings: 611952

OS Northings: 317361

OS Grid: TG119173

Mapcode National: GBR TCR.S4S

Mapcode Global: WHLS1.F2BY

Entry Name: North Lodges to Weston House, Connected by Railings, Piers and Gates

Listing Date: 12 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228426

Location: Morton on the Hill, Broadland, Norfolk, NR9

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Morton on the Hill

Built-Up Area: Morton (Broadland)

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Weston Longville with Moreton-on-the-Hill

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 11 NW MORTON ON THE HILL NORWICH ROAD

2/35 North Lodges to Weston
House, connected by
railings, piers and
gates.

- II

Pair of identical lodge houses. Early C19. Yellow gault brick with limestone
and stucco dressings. Shallow-pitched slate roof with pedimented gables.
Moulded stone plinth, rusticated quoins. Central Venetian window recessed
in a semi-circular headed opening; two Doric columns on pedestals with linking
balustrade. Continuous Doric frieze of triglyphs and metopes surmounted by
moulded dornice and, on north and south, gable pediments containing arms and
motto. Facing the driveway, a centrally placed Doric portico in antis with
semi-circular headed entrance door. Central chimney stack, with four attached
square brick shafts with moulded linking caps. Plinth continued to form base
for railings and gate piers : spear-headed iron railings with swept top rail
and lower dog-rail with secondary uprights, also spear-headed. Rusticated
stone gate piers with moulded cappings and ball-finials. Pair gates with
double sweep to top rail, detailing matching the screen railings. Cast gilded
medallion enrichment in each gate. Panelled gault brick screen wall to rear
yard of each lodge.


Listing NGR: TG1195217361

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