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Ford Park Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton, Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3828 / 50°22'57"N

Longitude: -4.1351 / 4°8'6"W

OS Eastings: 248298

OS Northings: 55831

OS Grid: SX482558

Mapcode National: GBR RCH.LF

Mapcode Global: FRA 2871.0W3

Plus Code: 9C2Q9VM7+4X

Entry Name: Ford Park Lodge

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244529

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473390

Location: Compton, Plymouth, PL4

County: Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Compton

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Ford Park
FORD PARK ROAD (North side)
Ford Park Lodge
(Formerly Listed as: FORD PARK ROAD, Plymouth, Ford Park Lodge)

Lodge at entrance to park and to planned group of villas. c1850s-60s by George Wightwick. Dressed Plymouth limestone with painted dressings; dry slate low-pitched roof with projecting eaves; central dressed limestone panelled stack with bracketed cornice. Italianate style.

Small T-shaped plan plus rear extension. Single storey; three-bay front with projecting central bay with open loggia with three horse-shoe arches on short columns with central doorway with similar arch within. Similar arches also to flanking bays each with one window; two-light casements with glazing bars.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Part of a fine planned group of villas. Illustrated in Wightwick's album, who may therefore have designed the villas in Ford Park (qqv).
Listing NGR: SX4829855831

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