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Latitude: 51.8194 / 51°49'9"N
Longitude: -0.5719 / 0°34'18"W
OS Eastings: 498528
OS Northings: 214379
OS Grid: SP985143
Mapcode National: GBR F4D.S8D
Mapcode Global: VHFRR.1JHM
Entry Name: Deer Leap Lodge
Listing Date: 18 October 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160810
English Heritage Legacy ID: 42022
Location: Edlesborough, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP4
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Edlesborough
Built-Up Area: Little Gaddesden
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Eaton Bray with Edlesborough
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
SP 91 SE EDLESBOROUGH RINGSHALL
7/39A Deer Leap Lodge
Former lodge to Ashridge Park, now garage workshop and offices.
Early C19, probably designed between 1808 and 1813 by James Wyatt.
Totternhoe stone, roofs concealed by battlemented parapet. Chamfered
plinth, moulded string with carved heads below parapet. In Gothick
style with lodge house at N.W. end, and former coach-house and stable
bays to rear. House has irregular plan with square staircase tower
at angle to N. corner, and 5 sides of octagonal room projecting to
W. 2 storeys. Tower has lancet windows, octagon has 2-light traceried
windows to ground floor and paired lights with 4-centred heads above.
side of octagon has single storey porch, also battlemented, with
2-light cusped window to N., octagonal pier at W. corner, and
4-centred arches to W. and S. N.E. side of house has blind lancet and
paired 4-centred lights to first floor. Chimney stack with 5
octagonal shafts. Coach-house and stable to rear are each of one
storey and one bay. Coach-house has blind lancets in wall to N.E.
and is open to S.W. Stable has shallow gable, 4-centred arched
window to N.E., and garage doors to S.W.
Listing NGR: SP9852814379
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