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Court Lodge with Gatepiers and Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Sowton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7243 / 50°43'27"N

Longitude: -3.4505 / 3°27'1"W

OS Eastings: 297714

OS Northings: 92628

OS Grid: SX977926

Mapcode National: GBR P3.0X9N

Mapcode Global: FRA 37N5.9LD

Entry Name: Court Lodge with Gatepiers and Gate

Listing Date: 19 December 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164804

English Heritage Legacy ID: 86186

Location: Sowton, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Sowton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sowton St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SOWTON SOWTON LANE (east side)
SX 99 SE
1/50 Court Lodge with gatepiers
- and gate
19.12.74
- II

Former lodge to Bishop's Court. 1834. Snecked limestone; gabled end slate roof.
Single-depth plan cottage, with 2 rooms, with an entrance lobby with large porch
set right of centre; central axial stack with C20 brick shaft. 1 1/2 storeys.
Front: (facing drive) : porch to right, gabled with wavy bargeboarding, with an
elliptical chamfered stone arch; to the left of this is a 2-light casement window with transom, and a separately gabled half dormer with traceried triangular head to the 2-light casement window. Left-hand end faces the road with a 2:4:2 pane canted bay, with single lancet window to gable wall; prominent bargeboarding. Right-hand end : 2-light casement window to gable wall, with hood mould; ground floor with canted bay, as to the other end. A C20 rear wing has been added, of 2 storeys, reconstituted stone to ground floor, slate-hung above. The associated gate piers, of limestone, square-section, with pyramidal caps, and the wooden gate, traceried, with fleur-de-lis to upper rail, are included in this listing.


Listing NGR: SX9771492628

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