Cemetery Lodge And Attached Railings And Gates

27 Aug 2001
Cemetery Lodge And Attached Railings And Gates, Cedar Road, Enfield, Greater London, EN2 0TH
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

the following building shall be added to the list:

CEDAR ROAD TQ 39 NW (north side) 20/301 Cemetery Lodge and attached railings and gates


Cemetery lodge and attached gates. 1870-71 by T J Hill for Enfield Burial Board; builder J and J Field. Coursed rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings; contrasting-colured slate roof with tile ridge; cast-iron railings and gates.

13-storey, 3-bay lodge with rear outshut. Attached to each side is a pedestrian gate, a carriage gate, and then a short, quadrant, section of railing. In Gothic style with quoins; moulded plinths; moulded kneelers, roll-moulded coping, and finials to gables. Lodge: central gabled porch with offset side buttresses; pointed archway with head-stopped hoodmould; diagonally-boarded door; and fanlight with Y-tracery. Flanking 4-light bay windows have cusped stone tracery; cornices; and stone roofs. 1st floor: 1-light window flanked by 2-light windows which break eaves under gablets with cross finials; all have cusped lights. Raised verges. Rear: stepped raised verges to outshut; behind it corniced lateral stacks with offsets flank central gableted window. Returns: a 2-light window on each floor; pointed-arched recess to gable. Railings and gates: railings are on low, chamfered, walls terminating at piers. Carriage gate-piers have 2-stage buttresses with ball-flower decorated cornices and decorative gablets. Bars of gates and railings have decorative finials and the gates incorporate cusped arches and decorative base and top rails.

Listing NGR: TQ3188098068


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0168 IOE Records taken by Mark Berry; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Mark Berry. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Berry, Mark

Rights Holder: Berry, Mark


Ashlar, Cast Iron, Slate, Stone, Tile, Victorian Cemetery Lodge, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Gate, Unassigned, Railings, Monument <By Form>, Barrier