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Windmill Lodge, with the Gateway Adjoining in the Grounds of Eridge Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Frant, East Sussex

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Latitude: 51.105 / 51°6'18"N

Longitude: 0.2334 / 0°14'0"E

OS Eastings: 556452

OS Northings: 136340

OS Grid: TQ564363

Mapcode National: GBR MQ3.RSJ

Mapcode Global: VHHQL.0H77

Entry Name: Windmill Lodge, with the Gateway Adjoining in the Grounds of Eridge Castle

Listing Date: 31 December 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1028334

English Heritage Legacy ID: 296180

Location: Frant, Wealden, East Sussex, TN3

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Frant

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Frant with Eridge

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

Windmill Lodge, with
the Gateway adjoining
in grounds of
Eridge Castle
TQ 53 NE 7/334
The early C19 Eridge Castle was demolished and rebuilt in 1938-9 (Architect
John L Denman). But some of the Lodges of that period remain. Their architect
was probably John Montier of Tunbridge Wells. Circa 1825. L-shaped building.
Two storeys. Two windows. Ground floor stone, above imitation timbering
with elaborate decorative plasterwork. Tiled roof. Gable end to each
wing with elaborate carved bargeboards. Casement windows. Castellated
porch in the angle of the L. Adjoining to the north-west is a pair of
rectangular rusticated stone gate-piers, placed diagonally, with caps consisting
of bull's heads of the Abergavenny arms rising from coronets.
These gate-piers flank the carriage drive. Similar smaller gate-piers
with ball caps flank the pedestrian entrances on each side of the carriage
drive. The gate-piers are probably later in date than the Lodge.

Listing NGR: TQ5645236340

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