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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LODGE AT SOUTH ENTRANCE OF TOWN THORNS INCLUDING WALLS AND PIER IMMEDIATELY SOUTH

List entry Number: 1233662

Location

LODGE AT SOUTH ENTRANCE OF TOWN THORNS INCLUDING WALLS AND PIER IMMEDIATELY SOUTH

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
WarwickshireRugbyDistrict AuthorityEasenhall

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-May-1993

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 409223

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

STRETTON UNDER FOSSE - SP 47 NW 6/10017 Lodge at south entrance of Town Thorns including walls and pier immediately south - II Lodge to country house. 1873 by Alfred Waterhouse for Washington Jackson. Red brick with stone dressings. Hipped slate roof with paired brackets to deep eaves and lead rolls to hips and ridge. Brick axial stacks with moulded stone strings and cornices. PLAN: Cruciform plan with porch in angle. Italianate style. EXTERIOR: 1 storey 3-bay E front, with central projecting wing with bowed front and 2-light round-headed window with twisted colonnet. Similar window on right. Single-light window on left and stone porch in angle with classical arch on panelled piers and moulded cornice. Similar windows on the other elevations. Rusticated stone quoins, plinth and string course below eaves: INCLUDING garden area wall and gate pier on south side facing road; low red brick wall with moulded stone coping ramped up to gateway and terminal piers; the drive entrance pier on right is much larger and of stone with panelled sides, dentiled cornice and moulded cap. INTERIOR: not inspected. SOURCE: C Cunningham. Alfred Waterhouse 1830-1905, Biography of a practice, p.240.

Listing NGR: SP4476379303

Selected Sources

  1. Other  Reference - Author: Cunningham, C - Title: Alfred Waterhouse 1830-1905 A Biography of a Practice - Date: 1992 - Page References: 240

National Grid Reference: SP 44763 79303

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