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Tor Royal Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmoor Forest, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5415 / 50°32'29"N

Longitude: -3.9779 / 3°58'40"W

OS Eastings: 259945

OS Northings: 73168

OS Grid: SX599731

Mapcode National: GBR Q4.29Z7

Mapcode Global: FRA 27KM.N2S

Entry Name: Tor Royal Lodge

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326398

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92761

Location: Dartmoor Forest, West Devon, Devon, PL20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Dartmoor Forest

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

LYDFORD
SX 57 SE
14/28 Tor Royal Lodge
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GV II

Lodge to Tor Royal House (q.v). Circa early C19 with later C19 addition. Granite
rubble walls. Pyramidal slate and asbestos slate roof. Central axial granite
ashlar chimney stack.
Plan: 4 rooms arranged around central chimney stack, each originally with a corner
fireplace. The 2 front rooms are the larger principal rooms. Later C19 outshut
added at left-hand end.
Exterior: Single storey. Symmetrical 2 window front of 2 light C19 casements with
4-centred arched heads and intersecting glazing bars in head. Central doorway has
blocked 4-centred arch above. Remains of original doorhood with moulded cornice and
one original pilaster at the rear, renewed post at the front and a supporting wall
has been inserted under the left-hand side of the building with C20 glazed door on
its front wall. The other 2 elevations retain their C19 arched-head casements.
Interior: Principal room has Victorian arched grate to chimneypiece in corner and a
built-in settle facing it.


Listing NGR: SX5994573168

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

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