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North Gateway to Dodington Park, Sites, Quadrant Walls and Chippenham Lodge and Terrace Walls

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sodbury, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.5268 / 51°31'36"N

Longitude: -2.3478 / 2°20'52"W

OS Eastings: 375967

OS Northings: 180931

OS Grid: ST759809

Mapcode National: GBR 0NS.77V

Mapcode Global: VH95V.8W5F

Entry Name: North Gateway to Dodington Park, Sites, Quadrant Walls and Chippenham Lodge and Terrace Walls

Listing Date: 17 September 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135785

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34060

Location: Sodbury, South Gloucestershire, BS37

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Sodbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Old Sodbury St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

2/13 (south side)

North Gateway to
Dodington Park, sites,
quadrant walls and
Chippenham Lodge and
terrace walls


Mostly early C19 by James Wyatt, incorporating extension to north-west.

Gateway: Ashlar; one large segmental arch flanked by 2 smaller ones with blank panels
above. Panelled pilasters. Cornice and parapet surmounted by Codrington crest - a
winged dragon. Cast iron gates. To either side low, quadrant walls screen inner open
colonnades of Tuscan columns with plain frieze, cornice and blocking course.

The north colonnade adjoins The Lodge: Ashlar with rusticated plinth. Hipped, slate
roof behind moulded cornice and blocking course.

Elevation to drive (south-east) 2 storeys. Corner piers framing 2 giant Tuscan
pilasters in antis. One glazing bar sash window with moulded architrave, bracketted
pediment and panel below. Above window a flat band, and a panel bearing sculptured
Codrington Arms.

South-west elevation. Arched recess framed by corner piers. In recess, glazing bar
sash window in moulded architrave with decorative segmental panel above; small balcony
and small round-headed window.

Rear wing possibly later continues set-back; 2 glazing bar sash windows and blank
round-headed panel in square recess.

Interior. 'Jacobean'-style fireplace: ashlar, small arch opening, surrounded by
stone, grooved to appear as brick. Panelled jambs and lintel.

Attached to south-west elevation, balustraded, ashlar terrace walls with apsidal end
on rusticated plinth.

Listing NGR: ST7596780931

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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