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Latitude: 51.4812 / 51°28'52"N
Longitude: -3.1846 / 3°11'4"W
OS Eastings: 317837
OS Northings: 176465
OS Grid: ST178764
Mapcode National: GBR KGM.X0
Mapcode Global: VH6FD.R19C
Entry Name: West Lodge to Cardiff Castle, including attached Walls & Gateway
Listing Date: 12 February 1952
Last Amended: 30 April 1999
Source ID: 21697
Building Class: Domestic
Location: At S entrance to Bute Park.
Traditional County: Glamorgan
1860-63. By Alexander Roos, architect to Bute Estate.
Two storey lodge in grey stone; Gothic; castellated, stone chimneys. Splayed oriel window over 2 Gothic windows; L return (inside park) has blocked Gothic doorway flanked by Gothic windows; on first floor, 2-light window flnked by single-light windows, all with hoodmoulds. To R of lodge, facing road, stone wall with pedestrian gateway. To W of lodge, castellated screen wall with braod gateway to Park, wooden gates; small pedestrian gateway with heraldic shield over. On W side of gateway, square turret, and length of stone wall.
Grade II* as Integral part of the development of Cardiff Castle and Bute Park in C19. Group value with Animal Wall and Castle.
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