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Abbey Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Charley, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7377 / 52°44'15"N

Longitude: -1.3154 / 1°18'55"W

OS Eastings: 446317

OS Northings: 315782

OS Grid: SK463157

Mapcode National: GBR 7JQ.B8K

Mapcode Global: WHDHV.RGS2

Entry Name: Abbey Lodge

Listing Date: 16 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358153

Location: Charley, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE67

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Charley

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: St James the Greater, Oaks in Charnwood,

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

CHARLEY ABBEY ROAD
SK 41 NE
7/106 Abbey Lodge
- II

Lodge to Mount Saint Bernard Abbey. Dated 1856 on plaque. Possibly by E W
Pugin who was working on extensions to the Abbey at that time. Granite rubble,
stone window dressings, ornamental tile roof, flanking granite chimneys. One
storey and attic; 2 small bays. Paired arched lights in chamfered stone
surrounds the ground floor windows with Tudor hoodmoulds, the upper windows in
gabled semi-dormers with cusped bargeboards. Below upper windows are flush
panels of white rubble stone inlaid with dark stone crosses. Central door with
4-centred arch of chamfered stone and Tudor hoodmould. All ground floor open-
ings have granite relieving arches. Above door is date panel with cross. Gable
end to road has 2-light window, small statue in arched niche with hoodmould, and
more flush panels with geometric motifs.


Listing NGR: SK4631715782

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