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East Lodge Including Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Tanworth-in-Arden, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3431 / 52°20'35"N

Longitude: -1.7932 / 1°47'35"W

OS Eastings: 414183

OS Northings: 271687

OS Grid: SP141716

Mapcode National: GBR 4JY.3FL

Mapcode Global: VH9ZQ.VCVM

Entry Name: East Lodge Including Gate

Listing Date: 9 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382422

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482806

Location: Tanworth-in-Arden, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B94

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Tanworth-in-Arden

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Nuthurst cum Hockley Heath

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text


TANWORTH-IN-ARDEN

SP17SW POUND HOUSE LANE, Umberslade Park
652-1/2/216 (South side)
09/12/87 East Lodge including gate

II

Gate lodge to Umberslade Hall (qv). Late C19. Probably by WH
Bidlake for Muntz family. Stucco on buff brick with parapeted
lead roofs. Late Classical style. Triumphal-arch in plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic room in centre. A tall 6/12
sash window either side of central arch has moulded eared and
shouldered architrave. Moulded ribbon and laurel leaf swags
above. Torus-moulded plinth and channel-jointed vermiculated
quoins.
A giant Roman Doric pilaster either side of arch supports a
moulded entablature which continues around the lodge and, in
centre, a section of moulded parapet with volutes at either
end.
Similar facade to rear. Within arch are two 6-panel doors
either side with tooled eared architraves and a pilaster
between. Buff brick semi-circular vaulted soffit over.
To each return at upper stage are two 6/6 sashes in tooled
eared and shouldered architraves with sills.
INTERIOR: plain and simple.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: fine wrought-iron gate to south side of
arch has dog-bars surmounted by panel with scroll motif and
bars, shaped crest surmounted by swan.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N and Wedgwood A:
Warwickshire: Harmondsworth: 1966-1990: 438).


Listing NGR: SP1418371687

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