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Egerton Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.765 / 52°45'54"N

Longitude: -0.8898 / 0°53'23"W

OS Eastings: 475007

OS Northings: 319182

OS Grid: SK750191

Mapcode National: GBR BNW.PVN

Mapcode Global: WHFK0.9RJM

Entry Name: Egerton Lodge

Listing Date: 12 October 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426677

Location: Melton, Leicestershire, LE13

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Town: Melton

Electoral Ward/Division: Melton Warwick

Built-Up Area: Melton Mowbray

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Melton Mowbray Team

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Egerton Lodge
SK 7419 SE 1/155
SK 7519 SW 1/155


1829 on site of an earlier house. Architect said to be Wyatt. Designed as Lord
Wilton's hunting box. Coursed sandstone rubble with quoins and ashlar dressings.
Jacobean style with symmetrical facade. Outer gables with finials and flanking
parapet (cut down to lower centre) also with finials. Slate roof with coped gable
ends and linked stone stacks. 2 storeys, gables with stone plaques. 1st floor
has 3 light sashes. Ground floor has angled stone bays with 3 sashes each. Centre
has large stone 2 storey bay with 4 sashes, all windows have glazing bars. Later
rear and eastern side extensions.

Egerton Lodge, its raised terrace, the archway in its eastern garden wall, Lady
Wilton's Bridge including the Horse Wash, Leicester Road and Nos 29 to 33 (odd)
High Street form a group (the latter are buildings of local interest).

Listing NGR: SK7501219172

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

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