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Front Lodge at Trent Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Cockfosters, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6544 / 51°39'15"N

Longitude: -0.1517 / 0°9'6"W

OS Eastings: 527958

OS Northings: 196688

OS Grid: TQ279966

Mapcode National: GBR DN.GF6

Mapcode Global: VHGQ6.BP52

Entry Name: Front Lodge at Trent Park

Listing Date: 5 May 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387178

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475093

Location: Enfield, London, EN4

County: London

District: Enfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Cockfosters

Built-Up Area: Barnet

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Christ Church Cockfosters

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 29 NE COCKFOSTERS ROAD
(Northeast, off)
Front Lodge at Trent Park
790/19/10044

GV II

West lodge to Trent Park. 1898 by John T. Lee for Francis Bevan. Red brick with flint panels and timber-framed upper floor with pebbledashed infill; machine tile roofs. Tudor Revival style. Irregular plan.
EXTERIOR: composition is of gables to all directions. 2 storeys. Entrance in south gable end: half-glazed door over 2 panels set behind screen of 4 turned balusters with 4-centred heads supporting projecting upper floor. Scrolled brackets right and left. Timber-framed upper floor lit through canted oriel fitted with multi-paned casements and supporting projecting gable head. Plain bargeboards throughout.
East front with an open verandah consisting of 4 turned balusters to south with 4-centred heads on high brick plinth; similar opening to south return of verandah. Main south elevation with 3 single-light casements to ground floor and a timber-framed first floor resting on moulded brick and timber string course which continues round entire building. Gable head to centre with one 2-light casement.
North return with similar gable-head details and a plain doorway to ground floor opening into small enclosed scullery yard with plank door into house.
West return with a canted bay window fitted with multi-paned casements and set within sandstone surround to ground floor, and one 2-light casement to left. First-floor is a mirror image of east front. Prominent central ridge stack with ornamented quadruple star-topped flues decorated with spiral, fleuron, thistle and diaper motifs of moulded brick, all set on a square moulded plinth. Octagonal single-flued stack on east wall plane: moulded plinth, raised lozenge patterning to shaft of moulded brick and one star top.
INTERIOR: 4-panelled doors. Closed string open-well staircase with square balusters and newels and moulded handrails.


Listing NGR: TQ2795896688

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