Front Lodge And Screen Wall To Right
- 11 Jun 2002
- Front Lodge And Screen Wall To Right, 162 Ipswich Road, Helmingham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14 6EN
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
HELMINGHAM IPSWICH ROAD TM 15 NE 4/97 No 162 (Front Lodge) and screen wall to right
Lodge cottage, one of a pair at the entrance to the south east approach to Helmingham Hall (known as Oak Walk). Probably c.1841 by Anthony Salvin, in the Tudor style. Red brick with diaper patterning in black headers. Octagonal corner buttresses of red brick; a continuous moulded limestone cornice at base of parapet. At the head of each buttress is a circular shaft of carved brick and terracotta onion finials, matching those at corners. Plaintiled roofs; a pair of chimneys of red brick with octagonal bases and circular flues of carved brick. One storey and attics. Two large bay windows with stone mullions and transomes, embattled parapets and leaded lights; in each gable is a similar 2-light window lighting the attic. At the right hand end is a 5m length of screen wall of red brick, embattled, with moulded copings of red brick.
Listing NGR: TM1896057429
Copyright IoE Mr John Crabb. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Crabb, John
Rights Holder: Crabb, John
Brick, Tile, Georgian House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Lodge