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Althorp, East Lodges (South)

A Grade II Listed Building in Althorp, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2839 / 52°17'1"N

Longitude: -0.9888 / 0°59'19"W

OS Eastings: 469074

OS Northings: 265561

OS Grid: SP690655

Mapcode National: GBR 9T7.W93

Mapcode Global: VHDRQ.TV3K

Entry Name: Althorp, East Lodges (South)

Listing Date: 2 November 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067642

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359993

Location: Althorp, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Althorp

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

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Listing Text

Althorp, East Lodges (south)
02/11/54 4


Lodge and gatepier with gates. c.1810. Limestone ashlar with slate roofs.
Lodge of one-unit plan. Single-storey. Projecting centre with raised
pediments and flanking half pediments. Central sash with glazing bars has
flat arch with keystone flanked by 2 blind occuli. Blank window above sashes.
Central ashlar stack. Entrance facing gates has Gibbs surrounds with wrought
iron lamp holder over. Cast iron screens, hand gate and carriage gate
attached to right and linked by 2 cast iron gatepiers surmounted by gilded
balls. All cast iron is in a close lattice pattern. Quadrant wall attached
to left of lodge of brick with panel decoration terminated by an ashlar pier
surmounted by an urn with torchere. The lodge, gates and gatepiers form a
pair with east lodge (north).
(Buildings of England : Northamptonshire, p.82).

Listing NGR: SP6907465561

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