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Latitude: 51.5939 / 51°35'37"N
Longitude: -2.0773 / 2°4'38"W
OS Eastings: 394739
OS Northings: 188337
OS Grid: ST947883
Mapcode National: GBR 2R0.3LR
Mapcode Global: VH95S.Y65H
Plus Code: 9C3VHWVF+G3
Entry Name: South Lodges, Gates Piers and Walls
Listing Date: 29 March 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1022215
English Heritage Legacy ID: 315642
Location: Charlton, Wiltshire, SN16
Civil Parish: Charlton (Brinkworth Ward)
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Garsdon Lea and Cleverton and Charlton
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST 98 NW CHARLTON CHARLTON PARK
5/24 South Lodges, Gate Piers and Walls
Two park gate lodges, 2 gate piers and walls. Circa 1835. Ashlar
to lodges with stone slate roofs, squared dressed stone with ashlar
copings to walls. Two identical neo-Jacobean lodges of 2 storeys
set parallel to drive and at right-angles to the Malmesbury road.
Rectangular in plan with gabled end walls decorated with balls and
urns terminating in obelisks to kneelers and apexes of gables.
Two-light windows with hoodmoulds to ground floor, single lights to
upper. Tall ashlar stacks rising from eaves to rear. Square gate
pier to right intact with dentil cornice and urn-obelisk finial;
original pier to left demolished, only rebuilt stone stump remains.
Curving quadrant walls terminating in square piers creating
forecourt to left and right. Both lodges were in a very poor state
of repair at time of resurvey (July 1986).
(Tim Mowl & Brian Earnshaw, Trumpet at a Distant Gate, 1985)
Listing NGR: ST9473988337
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