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THE LODGE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE LODGE

List entry Number: 1114058

Location

THE LODGE, LODGE ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Central Bedfordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Cranfield

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Jun-1991

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 38375

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

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CRANFIELD LODGE ROAD The Lodge SP 9541 8/77 - II

Gate lodge of country house. 1862-4 by Thomas Hine for reverend G.G Hunter. Red brick with limestone dressings. Plain clay tile hipped roof with moulded stone eaves cornice. Brick lateral stack at rear with yellow clay pots. 2-room plan main range with central entrance lobby and staircase and with service rooms in single storey outshut and yard at back. High Victorian Gothic style. 1 storey and attic. Stone quoins, moulded cornice and string- course with band of blue tiles above. Symmetrical 2-window south west front band of blue tiles head stone windows, those on first floor in hipped half-dormers all with casements. Large central porch,its hipped roof breaking eaves, and with large stone cusped arches with curved foliate spandrels on slim columns with foliate capitals; moulded round arch doorway and plank door with wrought iron hinges. Large stone bay on left hand (NW) end with cusped lights, the corners carried on thin columns with foliate capitals and the end lights splayed back behind the columns. The right hand (SE) end has 2-light windows similar windows to those at front, first floor in hipped half dormer. At rear lateral stack rising from back wall with small half dormer to right and small walled back yard, its outshut replaced by C20 single storey flat roof extension within the walled yard. Interior: Various circa later C19 cast-iron chimney pieces with grates in chambers and right hand ground floor room. Note: This was the lodge to Cranfield Court also 1862-4 by Thomas Hine which was demolished in 1934.

Source: M. Girouard 'The Victorian Country House'.



Listing NGR: SP9520941394

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Girouard, M, The Victorian Country House, (1971)

National Grid Reference: SP 95209 41394

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