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Latitude: 50.4569 / 50°27'24"N
Longitude: -4.1094 / 4°6'33"W
OS Eastings: 250361
OS Northings: 64026
OS Grid: SX503640
Mapcode National: GBR NY.ND9V
Mapcode Global: FRA 278V.BW0
Entry Name: Higher Lodge Including Gatepiers, Gates and Railings
Listing Date: 2 February 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107478
English Heritage Legacy ID: 99114
Location: Bickleigh, South Hams, Devon, PL6
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Bickleigh
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX 56 SW BICKLEIGH HIGHER PARK
Higher Lodge including
gatepiers, gates and
Pair of gate lodges to Maristow Park.
Circa 1839 by Charles Fowler for Sir Ralph Lopes. Granite ashlar. Slate pyramidal
roofs with ball finials. Square on plan. Two storeys. Ground floor rusticated and
with very large keyblocks to window arch. First floor has large corner pilasters,
dentils to stone eaves cornice, small tripartite round-headed windows with diamond
panes. Each lodge has large granite porch with massive pilasters and entablature.
Small plain rendered chimneystacks over the corners at the front. Single-storey wings
on outer sides.
Including plain granite gatepiers to carriageway between with iron gates. Flanking
railings link gatepiers to the lodges.
Reference: Calvin, Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, pages 320 to 321.
Listing NGR: SX5036164026
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