South Lodges, Gates Piers and Walls, Charlton, Wiltshire, SN16 (Grade II)
South Lodges, Gates Piers and Walls is a grade two (II) listed building in Charlton, Wiltshire, SN16. It was first listed in 1982.
About South Lodges, Gates Piers and Walls
ST 98 NW CHARLTON CHARLTON PARK
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Two park gate lodges, 2 gate piers and walls. Circa 1835. Ashlar to lodges with stone slate roofs, squared dressed stone with ashlar copings to walls. Two identical neo-Jacobean lodges of 2 storeys set parallel to drive and at right-angles to the Malmesbury road. Rectangular in plan with gabled end walls decorated with balls and urns terminating in obelisks to kneelers and apexes of gables. Two-light windows with hoodmoulds to ground floor, single lights to upper. Tall ashlar stacks rising from eaves to rear. Square gate pier to right intact with dentil cornice and urn-obelisk finial; original pier to left demolished, only rebuilt stone stump remains. Curving quadrant walls terminating in square piers creating forecourt to left and right. Both lodges were in a very poor state of repair at time of resurvey (July 1986). (Tim Mowl & Brian Earnshaw, Trumpet at a Distant Gate, 1985)
Where is South Lodges, Gates Piers and Walls?
South Lodges, Gates Piers and Walls is located on South Lodges, Gates Piers and Walls, in Charlton, Wiltshire, SN16.
|Grid Reference||ST 94739 88337|
|Easting, Northing||394739, 188337.36084|
|Latitude, Longitude||51.593859, -2.077342|
|Grade listing||II (two)|
|English Heritage List Entry Number||1022215|