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Warren Lodge, Thetford Road

Warren Lodge, Thetford Road, Mildenhall, Suffolk IP28 7JH View on map

14th century lodge, one of only two remaining in Breckland. Constructed of mortared flint with stone quoins it was built to house the warrener and his family on the first floor, with the ground floor used for storage of nets, traps, pelts and rabbit meat. Strong barred door and thick walls pierced by small windows protected against poachers. Altered in the 19th century and inhabited by a gamekeeper until 1949.

Contact

Opening Arrangements

Open access to exterior at all times. Open day with interpretation and walks across the former warren on last Sunday in May 2017.

Directions

On a minor road, north of Barton Mills roundabout signed 'Waste Site'. Rail: Brandon (8 miles).

Parking Spaces

10

From car park there is a 10 minute uphill walk.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: No