MSO12183 - New Lodge, Holnicote House, Selworthy (Building)


A lodge built in 1916-17 by Ralph Radford, the Estate Mason, for Sir Charles Thomas Dyke Acland to serve Holnicote House. It has a contemporary fuel store.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

"Lodge" printed on the Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. [1] Shown but not named on the Ordnance Survey 1:10,000 map. [2] A very late example of a lodge built in 1916-17 by Sir Charles Thomas Dyke Acland. The lodge has a three cell L shaped plan. The walls are red sandstone, dressed on the outer face and the roof is decorative red tile. The lodge is two storeys and has two large bay windows. [3,4] The building is depicted but not labelled on 2020 MasterMap data. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1938. 6" sheet 34NE.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1974. 1:10,000 SS94NW.
  • <3> Report: National Trust. 1994. Vernacular Building Survey: New Lodge, Holnicote.
  • <4> Archive: National Trust. National Trust’s archaeological and historic building database. MNA137025.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap data. 1:2,500.



Grid reference Centred SS 912 462 (11m by 18m)
Map sheet SS94NW

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35159

Record last edited

Nov 25 2020 3:41PM


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