Battlesden

Surviving gate houses to the demolished country house at Battlesden Park, Bedfordshire.

House in the free gothic style built by G.H.Stokes in 1864 with surrounding parkland and lake advised by Sir Joseph Paxton. House partially demolished in 1886 under the instruction of Francis Russell, 9th Duke of Bedford. Remaining parts demolished after the second world war.

Battlesden Lodge is a Grade II listed building located along the A5 at Hockcliffe. Also in the free Gothic style, built in red brick with stone ashlar dressings. Slate roof with stone coping to gables and parapets. Variety of decorative stone finials.

Identical gate house located along A4012 London Road, south west of Milton Bryan village.

Battlesden, Bedfordshire

Battlesden, Bedfordshire

Battlesden, Bedfordshire

Battlesden, Bedfordshire