Porters Lodge (Building Number 1/7)

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
691771
Names
Porters Lodge (Building Number 1/7)
Coordinates
50.7990390° N, 1.1071510° W
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Listed on
Grade II* listed building
listed building (England)

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Timeline

13 Aug 1999

Porters Lodge (Building Number 1/7) designated a Grade II* listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Porters Lodge (Building Number 1/7) is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1244584
Grade
II*
Name
PORTERS LODGE (BUILDING NUMBER 1/7)
Location
PORTERS LODGE (BUILDING NUMBER 1/7), MAIN ROAD
District
City of Portsmouth
Grid Reference
SU 63018 00321

SU 6300 SW MAIN ROAD (East side) HM Naval Base 774-1/30/221 Porter's Lodge (Building No 1/7)

GV II*

Dockyard porter's lodge, now police office, c1708 with later alterations, Stuccoed brick; hipped slate roof with brick stacks, part stuccoed. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with cellar and attic. 4 x 2,6 bays. Tall narrow windows with replacement 8-pane sashes; flat-roofed dormers with 6-pane sashes. Mid C20 part-glazed doors. Eaves cornice below parapet. North elevation: on ground floor 2 windows at centre flanked by doors; 4 windows above. West elevation: 2 bays on left recessed and blind, with small single-storey mid C20 addition. Right-hand section has ground floor screened by single-storey mid C20 shelter with pitched, glazed roof. On 1st floor the 3rd window is blind. 3 dormers with tall brick fire wall on left. INTERIOR: cellar has old wooden partitions, cupboards with strap-hinged doors, shelves with ogee-moulded fronts; wine rack; shot rack and chests; chamfered beams and joists; stone flag floor. On ground floor some original panelling and plain cornice in one room; in stair hall, an archway with imposts and keystone, a doorway with moulded architrave, and a plain cornice. Panelled full-height stair well, the stair itself with most original features replaced apart from closed string and, between 1st floor and attic, the original turned balusters, square newels and moulded handrail. On 1st floor, door and window architraves have attached columns and roundels in corners; some panelling...

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Bibliography

  1. “PORTERS LODGE (BUILDING NUMBER 1/7).” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1244584>