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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: THE LODGE, ABOUT 165 METRES SOUTH SOUTH WEST OF MONTACUTE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1252028

Location

THE LODGE, ABOUT 165 METRES SOUTH SOUTH WEST OF MONTACUTE HOUSE, THE BOROUGH

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityMontacute

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Apr-1961

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 434957

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History

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Details

ST4917 MONTACUTE CP THE BOROUGH (North side, off) 7/135 The Lodge, about 165 metres south-south-west of Montacute House 19.4.61 GV II Lodge. Probably mid C19, but may be a partial rebuild of C16 work. Ham stone ashlar, ogee-hipped main roof, with vaulted roof to south having Dutch gable; stone chimney stack. Two-storey with attic, 2-bay east elevation. Eaves course with console bracket dentils and quasi-battlemented parapet, with obelisk corner finials: bay 2 has string course between floors and upper cill band: to upper bay 1 a 2-light hollow-chamfered mullioned window in wave-mould recess with square label, no window below: bay 2 projects, and to both floors has a composite 5-light window in which the 3 centre lights form a segmental-plan bay, the upper window transomed; all windows diamond- leaded: the outer corners of upper bay 2 have small attached Tuscan columns under the obelisk finials: in angle between the bays a porch in C17 style, stone slab roofed, with obelisk pinnacle to front gable: semi- circular arched doorway with lozenge-mould impost and keystone, arched label with square stops; inside cambered-arched doorway with Tudor rose spandrils, boarded door, and small matching light to left in east wall; plainer doorway in south return. South gable has a 2-storey angled bay window of 1+3+1 light, transomed both levels, with hipped roof and single attic light in gable. Two simple 2-light mullioned windows to north; lean-to against west side. Interior not seen. Fine complement to Montacute House (q.v), and in same style.

Listing NGR: ST4981917011

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 37 Somerset - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: ST 49819 17011

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