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South Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Giles in the Wood, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9455 / 50°56'43"N

Longitude: -4.0965 / 4°5'47"W

OS Eastings: 252814

OS Northings: 118325

OS Grid: SS528183

Mapcode National: GBR KP.NN1Z

Mapcode Global: FRA 269L.XJM

Entry Name: South Lodge

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91813

Location: St. Giles in the Wood, Torridge, Devon, EX38

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: St. Giles in the Wood

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: St Giles in the Wood St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

ST GILES
SS 51 NW IN THE WOOD
7/195 South Lodge
-
II

Former lodge to Stevenstone House. Circa 1870, built by the Honourable Mark George
Kerr Rolle. Local stone rubble with rock-faced sandstone ashlar quoins and ashlar
dressings; stone rubble stacks with diagonally set divided brick chimneyshafts; slate
roof.
Plan: T-plan house. The main block faces west onto the former drive. It has a 2-
room plan, one each side of the central entrance hall. These rooms have projecting
gable-end stacks. A slightly lower 1-room plan kitchen block projects at right
angles to rear of centre and it has a gable-end stack. 2 storeys.
Exterior: Symmetrical 2-window front in an eccentric Tudor style. Full height
central entrance bay breaks forward a little with a Tudor arch doorway containing a
C20 door and overlight behind an early C20 porch. Above is a small oculus window and
the top jetties out on a series of corbels. Its shouldered gable contains an engaged
stone pendant. The windows each side have chamfered reveals and contain C20
casements without glazing bars and the first floor windows are half dormers with
shouldered gables and break forward very slightly to give an oriel window effect.
Main roof is gable-ended with ashlar coping.
Interior: not inspected.


Listing NGR: SS5281418325

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