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Dixton Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Monmouth, Monmouthshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8151 / 51°48'54"N

Longitude: -2.6991 / 2°41'56"W

OS Eastings: 351905

OS Northings: 213169

OS Grid: SO519131

Mapcode National: GBR FL.WYZ1

Mapcode Global: VH86V.5MGX

Entry Name: Dixton Lodge

Listing Date: 10 August 2005

Last Amended: 10 August 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 85193

Building Class: Domestic

Location: On a lane leading north from May Hill along the east bank of the River Wye.

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Monmouth

Community: Monmouth (Trefynwy)

Community: Monmouth

Locality: Hadnock

Built-Up Area: Monmouth

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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History

Built in 1870 as the Rectory for St. Peter's, Dixton and possibly designed by J P Seddon who was restoring the parish church at that time. It is now a private house.

Exterior

Built of coursed red sandstone rubble with some ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roofs with ashlar stacks. Tudor Gothic style with an informal plan. Two storeys, three bay entrance (west) front. This has a gabled bay to the left and the entrance in the centre. Windows with Tudor arched lights and a 4-centred doorway. Gable with fretted bargeboards and tall triple-flued stack with diamond set shafts to right. The garden (north) elevation is two bays with a projecting gabled wing to right. On the left is a tall tripartite French casement with small paned windows, above this a 2-light mullion-and-transom window. The gabled wing has a canted stone bay covering the whole of the ground floor. This has French doors and side windows with marginal glazing and a slated roof. The first floor has a 2-light window as before. Slit vent in the gable, fretted bargeboards. Roof hipped to left, three more 2 and 3-flued stacks behind.
Rear elevation not seen.

Interior

Interior not available at resurvey.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special architectural interest as a Victorian rectory of definite character designed possibly by J P Seddon.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Cross in churchyard of Church of St. Peter
    About 1500m north-east of Monmouth approached from the roundabout at the north entrance to the town.
  • II* Church of St. Peter
    About 1500m north-east of Monmouth approached from the roundabout at the north entrance to the town.
  • II Haberdashers' Agincourt School
    About 1500m north-east of Monmouth approached from the roundabout at the north entrance to the town.
  • II The Elms
    Off the main road going north-east out of Monmouth, which is an extension of Priory Street. New Dixton Road is a cul-de-sac near A40 roundabout.
  • II The Old Pike House
    Off the main road going north-east out of Monmouth, which is an extension of Priory Street.
  • II Laurel Bank
    On the main road going north-east out of Monmouth, which is an extension of Priory Street.
  • II Old Toll House (Dixton Gate Turnpike)
    On the historic north and east entry to the town, but now a cul-de-sac.
  • II ,7,Old Dixton Road,,,,
    On the historic north and east entry to the town, but now a cul-de-sac.

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