WESTERN LODGE OF PAIR CALLED BRABURY LODGES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1159083
Date first listed:
10-Jan-1985
Statutory Address:
WESTERN LODGE OF PAIR CALLED BRABURY LODGES

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Location

Statutory Address:
WESTERN LODGE OF PAIR CALLED BRABURY LODGES

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

District:
Central Bedfordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Silsoe
National Grid Reference:
TL 09575 36509

Details

TL 0957 3651 SILSOE WREST PARK

3/217 Western lodge of pair called Brabury Lodges

GV II

Entrance lodge and adjoining screen wall, to NE side of Wrest Park. 1816, by Thomas Philip, 2nd Earl de Grey. Yellow brick. Lead now removed from square- based domed roof, revealing timber structure. Small square plan block, one storey and attics. Rusticated quoins, moulded band at first floor level, moulded eaves cornice (now partially collapsed). Each elevation has slightly projecting central panel, with small segmental headed window to attic, and ground floor opening with heavy keystones (central one of ashlar). Ground floor openings contain part glazed double-doors to E elevation and casement windows with glazing bars to other elevations. Each elevation originally surmounted by small pediment, only that to E elevation now surviving. Integral brick stack to W elevation. Remains of screen wall projects westward from SW corner, plain except for slightly projecting piers and central doorway.

Listing NGR: TL0957536509

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
37773
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 2 Bedfordshire,

Legal

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

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