Record Details

NHER Number:44668
Type of record:Building
Name:The Lodge

Summary

An 18th and 19th century house with a symmetrical main façade with a central porch flanked by Ionic columns. The west façade has a 6 bay cast iron verandah with arches supported on reeded columns. The house has a staircase with a double apsidal plan, a plaster groin vaulted hall and decorative plasterwork.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 20182 00814
Map Sheet:TG20SW
Parish:MULBARTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

December 1983. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
Dwelling. Circa 1800 and earlier. Render on masonry scored in imitation of ashlar. Slate roofs. 2 storeys. Symmetrical main façade of 3 bays. Porch with entablature supported on paired Ionic columns. French windows with glazing bars beneath recessed segmental arches with cusped fan decoration. Flanked by sliding jalousie shutters producing a Venetian effect. Sash windows above with glazing bars forming margin lights and jalousie shutters. Projecting eaves and shallow pitched hipped roof. West façade with a very fine 6-bay cast iron verandah with arches supported on paired reeded columns. Spandrels with radiating bars and a Greek key frieze punctuated with anthemion motifs. Copper bell-base lean-to roof. Fragment of house of about 1700 adjoins east façade. 3 surviving first floor 2-light windows with metal casements and original fittings. Interior. Fine staircase of double apsidal plan with square section balusters on open string and roof light. Doors with circular panels and architraves with corner paterae. Plaster groin vaulted hall. Decorative plasterwork.
Information from (S1).
A. Cattermole (NLA), 24 May 2006.

Monument Types

  • LODGE (18th Century to 21st Century - 1800 AD? to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 549.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1373059.

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