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Drayton Lodge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Drayton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.672 / 52°40'19"N

Longitude: 1.2324 / 1°13'56"E

OS Eastings: 618643

OS Northings: 313154

OS Grid: TG186131

Mapcode National: GBR VFS.DFM

Mapcode Global: WHLS8.X31F

Entry Name: Drayton Lodge

Listing Date: 19 January 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306023

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228397

Location: Drayton, Broadland, Norfolk, NR8

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Drayton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Drayton St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


7/6 Drayton Lodge

G.V. II*

Ruined "plaisance" early C15 of soft pale red brick. Rectangular plan,
formerly of two storeys, with drum towers at the corners. English bond
brickwork, patched on north and south faces, at the base with C16 brick.
Slit windows in drums, with arches over internal splayed reveals. Springing
of former arched entrances from drums to interior. Central door opening
in south wall with 4 centred arch with window opening to its west. 3
slit windows above, all with splayed internal reveals. Remains of fireplace
and tapered flue above in west wall, now containing later doorway. Seating
for transverse first floor beam in south wall. Some small amounts of
plaster remain. Ancient Monument, County Number 141. Graded II* for
early brickwork. Norfolk Archaeology Vol. II 1849, p. 363. Norfolk
Archaeology Vol. XXIX 1946 p. 228.

Listing NGR: TG1864313154

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