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Front Lodge and Screen Wall to Right

A Grade II Listed Building in Helmingham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1717 / 52°10'17"N

Longitude: 1.2007 / 1°12'2"E

OS Eastings: 618960

OS Northings: 257429

OS Grid: TM189574

Mapcode National: GBR VMQ.Y2T

Mapcode Global: VHLB7.RPL2

Entry Name: Front Lodge and Screen Wall to Right

Listing Date: 22 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352125

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279716

Location: Helmingham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Helmingham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Helmingham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 15 NE
4/97 No 162 (Front Lodge) and
screen wall to right


Lodge cottage, one of a pair at the entrance to the south east approach to
Helmingham Hall (known as Oak Walk). Probably c.1841 by Anthony Salvin, in
the Tudor style. Red brick with diaper patterning in black headers. Octagonal
corner buttresses of red brick; a continuous moulded limestone cornice at base
of parapet. At the head of each buttress is a circular shaft of carved brick
and terracotta onion finials, matching those at corners. Plaintiled roofs; a
pair of chimneys of red brick with octagonal bases and circular flues of
carved brick. One storey and attics. Two large bay windows with stone
mullions and transomes, embattled parapets and leaded lights; in each gable is
a similar 2-light window lighting the attic. At the right hand end is a 5m
length of screen wall of red brick, embattled, with moulded copings of red

Listing NGR: TM1896057429

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

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