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Kempstone Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Kempstone, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7097 / 52°42'34"N

Longitude: 0.7917 / 0°47'30"E

OS Eastings: 588688

OS Northings: 316100

OS Grid: TF886161

Mapcode National: GBR R8T.2Z7

Mapcode Global: WHKQR.4581

Plus Code: 9F42PQ5R+VM

Entry Name: Kempstone Lodge

Listing Date: 13 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342494

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220409

Location: Kempstone, Breckland, Norfolk, PE32

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Kempstone

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Litcham with Kempston

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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4/8 Kempstone Lodge

- II

Farmhouse. Late C18 with an early C19 addition. Gault brick main block
and colourwashed brick addition. Black pantiled roofs. Main block
slightly recessed on both facades in relation to lower pedimented flanking
wings. Adjoining early C19 block to side. 2 storeys and 3-bay main block
with single bay wings. Entrance facade with central pedimented porch
on pair of columns. Glazed doors. Flanked by tripartite sash windows
with glazing bars beneath segmental relieving arches. Other windows sashes
with glazing bars beneath skewback arches and one pair of French windows
in south west wing. One surviving acroterion in form of Egyptian pylon at
north east angle of south west wing. Garden facade with 3 pairs of French
windows with jalousie shutters beneath skewback arches to main block.
Other windows sashes with glazing bars beneath skewback arches. Both
facades with plain platbands and moulded brick cornices to side wing pedi-
ments as well as main block eaves. Pedimented stair outshut on south
west side with large semicircular headed window with glazing bars and
some coloured glass. Hipped main block roof. Side addition of 2 storeys
and 3 bays of sash windows with glazing bars. Projecting eaves with
brackets and hipped roof. Staircase in original house with shaped tread
ends, square sectioned balusters and swept mahogany handrail.

Listing NGR: TF8868816100

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