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London Entrance Lodge

Hob Uid: 346661
Location :
Central Bedfordshire
Potsgrove
Grid Ref : SP9628030900
Summary : Entrance lodge, wall and gateway to Woburn Abbey, constructed in 1787-8. It comprises a high central carriage arch flanked by footway arches, the lodge is behind a screen wall on the park side.
More information : (SP 96283090) London Entrance Lodge (NAT). (1)

Woburn Park London entrance lodge, wall and gateway, Grade 2*. Built
about 1787-8 (Pevsner says 1790) by Henry Holland, of ashlar, with
a high central carriage arch flanked by footway arches. The lodge
is behind a screen wall on the park side. (2-3)

London Lodge, gateway and walls. Built 1805-10. Grade II*. (For
full architectural description see list). (4)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1960
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Source : List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest
Source details : Ampthill Rural District. January 1960
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Source Number : 3
Source : Bedfordshire and the County of Huntingdon and Peterborough
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Source Number : 4
Source : List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest
Source details : District of Mid Bedfordshire, 16th March 1987
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Source Number : 5
Source : Register of parks and gardens of special historic interest in England
Source details : Bedfordshire
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Constructed 1787-88
Monument End Date : 1788
Monument Start Date : 1787
Monument Type : Gate, Gate Lodge
Evidence : Structure, Extant Building

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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SP 93 SE 13
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