The Grand Lodge
- 23 Aug 2002
- The Grand Lodge, The Crossroads, Waddesdon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire
- The Grand Lodge, Aylesbury Road, Waddesdon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SP 71 NE WADDESDON AYLESBURY ROAD (The Crossroads)
5/105 The Grand Lodge
Lodge house. Circa 1880-90. Probably by H.A. Destailleur for Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild. Red brick, stone dressings, flat lead roof. In classical style with stone plinth, panelled first floor band course, upper frieze and cornice with balustraded parapet above.
Vertically articulated with strips of rusticated stone blocks to corners and between bays, and plain strips flanking windows. 2 storeys, 3 bays. 4-pane sash windows, those to first floor with segmental heads, accentuated keyblocks and panelled stone aprons. Central first floor window in more elaborate surround with scrolled keyblock.
Ground floor of centre bay has half-glazed door and barred wooden casements set back behind moulded stone segmental arch with scrolls above and device of 5 arrows in central cartouche.
Listing NGR: SP7571216716
Copyright IoE Mr Stewart Martin Shaw. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Shaw, Stewart Martin
Rights Holder: Shaw, Stewart Martin
Brick, Lead, Stone, Victorian Lodge, Domestic