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Gates and Piers to North Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Sonning, Wokingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4727 / 51°28'21"N

Longitude: -0.913 / 0°54'46"W

OS Eastings: 475597

OS Northings: 175417

OS Grid: SU755754

Mapcode National: GBR C5J.Q05

Mapcode Global: VHDWV.476W

Entry Name: Gates and Piers to North Lodge

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313046

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41199

Location: Sonning, Wokingham, RG4

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Sonning

Built-Up Area: Woodley

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Sonning

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SONNING

72/14/42 SONNING LANE
17-OCT-83 (West side)
GATES AND PIERS TO NORTH LODGE

II
Gates and gate piers, 1881.

MATERIALS: Wrought-iron gates with red-brick piers.

DESCRIPTION: Pair of wrought-iron entrance gates with decorative ironwork overthrow, dated 1881 in centre panel. Small side gate to match on left under pointed brick arch. Wrought-iron lantern on left hand gate pier contemporary with gates. Large brick gate piers with dentil course and large pyramidal brick caps. Built within and part of wall to right enclosing Bishops Close. The whole with North Lodge forms a picturesque group.

REASONS FOR DESIGNATION: The gates and gate piers at North Lodge are designated at Grade II for the following principal reasons:
* Design: a striking late-C19 gateway in an idiosyncratic Gothic Revival idiom;
* Group value: the gateway forms a picturesque group with the adjoining North Lodge and the wall to Bishops Close.

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