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Latitude: 50.6134 / 50°36'48"N
Longitude: -3.512 / 3°30'43"W
OS Eastings: 293118
OS Northings: 80394
OS Grid: SX931803
Mapcode National: GBR P1.JC17
Mapcode Global: FRA 37JG.3KR
Entry Name: Dawlish Lodge
Listing Date: 11 November 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1097650
English Heritage Legacy ID: 85950
Location: Mamhead, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6
Civil Parish: Mamhead
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Kenton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 98 SW
5/302 Dawlish Lodge
Lodge to Mamhead House (now Dawlish College), (q.v.). Designed by Salvin (old list
description) and presumably contemporary with Mamhead House, 1828-1833, built for Sir
R. W. Newman Bart. Late C20 extension to lodge. Red sandstone rubble, rendered and
painted to imitate timber framing on the first floor ; thatched roof. Extension is
re-constituted stone, also with a thatched roof. Eccentrically Picturesque.
Plan: Irregular, originally 2 rooms on plan with an octagonal first floor, extended
at the east end.
Exterior: Partly 2 storeys. Striking front elevation, overlooking the entrance to
Mamhead House, the octagonal first floor on brackets with pendants has a thatched
roof with a finial and oversails the ground floor. Large porch with a hipped
thatched roof, the walls of the porch framed with a splat balustrade above panels
filled with plaster, cast in basket-weave patterns on the interior, and pantiles on
the exterior. Plank and cover strip front door with a Tudor arch and ornamental
hinges. The main block has 2- and 3-light casement windows, 2-light windows to the
The most inventive and least altered of the Mamhead House lodges.
Listing NGR: SX9311880394
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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