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The Lower Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2207 / 51°13'14"N

Longitude: -2.6468 / 2°38'48"W

OS Eastings: 354923

OS Northings: 147030

OS Grid: ST549470

Mapcode National: GBR MN.398M

Mapcode Global: VH89S.2LL2

Plus Code: 9C3V69C3+77

Entry Name: The Lower Lodge

Listing Date: 31 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383055

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483473

Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Wells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Tagged with: Gatehouse

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662-1/1/191 (West side)
The Lower Lodge


Lodge house to estate. Dated 1865. Local stone rubble, with
ashlar dressings, plain clay tiled roof with bands of scallop
tiles and ornamental clay ridge tiles, overhanging verges,
ashlar stone triple chimney stack. Picturesque Tudor Gothic
EXTERIOR: single storey, 2 bays, of which bay 1 is a
projecting gable. The projection has an angled bay window of
1+3+1 lights, the lights being pointed arched, set under a
hipped tiled roof, in the gable above a plaque with heraldic
device and date. Bay 2 has the entrance, under a lean-to roof
having timber corner post, the door being protected by a C20
timber enclosure under the porch roof, to right of door a
small quatrefoil window, a similar quatrefoil set high in the
east gable.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
A complete example in the Picturesque Tudor Gothic style.

Listing NGR: ST5492347030

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