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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.


List entry Number: 1259414



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

County: Hampshire

District: New Forest

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Totton and Eling

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Dec-1996

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 462918

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1860-0/5/10010 No.90 Great Testwood Lodge


Gateway lodge to country house. Mid to late C18, possibly by Capability Brown; extended C20. Red brick in Flemish bond with flint dressings. Pyramidal roof, re-clad in concrete tiles; moulded brick eaves cornice. Brick lateral stack on north side. PLAN: Square-on-plan Palladian lodge; one room on ground floor with entrance on the east side facing the drive and with C20 outshut on the north side and small C20 addition at the rear [west]. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and cellar. Ground floor brick and flint rustication with brick band above; each side one bay with large recessed round arch with a 3-light Diocletian-like window on the first floor, that on the south side has been converted to single-light sash and blind on the north side. Doorway on the east side with flush-panel door and late C19 tiled canopy on wooden braces. C19 4-pane sashes on the south side, small C20 glazed addition on the west side and C20 outshut on the north side. INTERIOR not inspected. NOTE: The lodge has been attributed to Capability Brown, who remodelled the grounds at Great Testwood in about 1765. The house, Great Testwood Park, was demolished in the 1930s. SOURCE: Stroud, D., Capability Brown, pp 108 and 242.

Listing NGR: SU3582014074

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National Grid Reference: SU 36051 14009


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