South Wraxall Lodge, South Wraxall, Wiltshire, BA15 (Grade II)

South Wraxall Lodge is a grade two (II) listed building in South Wraxall, Wiltshire, BA15. It was first listed in 1962.

About South Wraxall Lodge


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Country house. Late C18, rebuilt c1820. Limestone ashlar, hipped stone slate roof with stone stacks. Three-storey, 3-window. Central semi-circular Tuscan portico with double half-glazed doors, pair of 12-pane sashes either side. Plat band to first floor; central 12-pane sash with flanking pair of sashes. Plat band and same windows to second floor, moulded cornice to plain blocking course. Left return has five tall 12-pane sashes on ground floor, plat band to first floor with five sashes, plat band to second floor with five 9-pane sashes, moulded cornice and blocking course. Rear has irregular fenestration, mainly sashes, but with blocked mullioned window to left of three gables, straight joint indicates that the left hand bay is earlier. Right return has 2-light cyma- mullioned casements and sashes, added 2-storey wing to right partly obscures second floor mullioned casement. Stable attached to gable end of wing has central planked door with flanking lunettes, pierced oculus to dovecote over. Interior retains early C19 joinery: 6-panelled doors in reeded architraves with rosettes, window shutters, original stairs with stick balusters and wreathed moulded handrail from first to second floor, later stairs inserted from ground floor to first. Several reeded marble fireplace surrounds with paterae in main ground floor and first floor rooms.

Where is South Wraxall Lodge?

South Wraxall Lodge is located on Lower Wraxall, in South Wraxall, Wiltshire, BA15.

Key Facts

Grid ReferenceST8336064090
Easting, Northing383359.7989, 164089.51465
Latitude, Longitude51.375613, -2.240459
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1021863
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