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HER Number:MDV40793
Name:West Lodge to Creedy Park


West Lodge to Creedy Park built in the early 19th century


Grid Reference:SS 827 014
Map Sheet:SS80SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSandford
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSANDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS80SW/17/3
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 446651

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LODGE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1985, Sandford, 133 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV46445.

West Lodge to Creedy Park, now a private house. Early 19th century, enlarged in 20th century. Plastered rubble and exposed granite plinth; rubble stacks with exposed brick chimney shafts; slate roof. 2 separate small heated rooms connected by roofed carriageway facing road to west. End stacks. Single storey rooms with lofts. Symmetrical front. Central large semi-circular arch under roof parallel with road flanked by gable-ended rooms, each containing a 12-pane sash. Flanking tall chimney shafts. Front arch contains wrought-iron double-gates comprising gate posts containing trellis pattern and bifurcated scroll-work heads. Each gate sweeps down to centre and contains wide-spaced railings, a double lockrail with frieze of vitruvian scrollwork and upward curving rails above and below, the later including a dograil of arrowheads.6-panel doors on either sides of carriageway with doorcases including key-pattern frieze on entablature. 20th century extension to left (north) room. Similar to East Lodge at Creedy Park.

Clark, J. + Richardson, D., 2013, Creedy Park (Un-published). SDV356217.

The approach to the house is along a drive from the West Lodge but the East Lodge is architecturally more important.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV356217Un-published: Clark, J. + Richardson, D.. 2013. Creedy Park. Devon Local Register of Parks and Gardens of Local Historic Interest. Digital.
SDV46445List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1985. Sandford. Historic Houses Register. Unknown. 133.

Associated Monuments

MDV4556Part of: Creedy Park (Monument)
MDV605Related to: Creedy Park House (Monument)
MDV40792Related to: East Lodge to Creedy park (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 17 2014 12:01PM