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Stone Centrepiece of Former Stable Court to North of Lambton Castle, North Lodge

Description: Stone Centrepiece of Former Stable Court to North of Lambton Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109394

OS Grid Reference: NZ2985752882
OS Grid Coordinates: 429857, 552882
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8698, -1.5363

Location: North Lodge, Durham DH3 4PS

Locality: North Lodge
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH3 4PS

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Listing Text

NZ 25 SE
4/51 Stone centrepiece
of former stable
court to north of
Lambton Castle

Castellated centre-piece on west side of quadrangular stable block. Mid C19.
Tooled dressed sandstone front and painted brick rear; Welsh slates on front
and graduated green slates on rear; brick chimney stacks.

2 storeys, 3 bays. Tudor-arched carriage entrance, first-floor string, carved
Achievement of Lambton Arms and embattled parapet on corbels. Taller flanking
semi-octagonal towers with staggered loops and carved animal heads beneath
projecting embattled parapets. 2-light mullioned windows under hoodmoulds
with 8-pane sashes on corbelled-out gabled half dormers with identical 2-light
windows in end bays. Roof has chamfered coping on gables and square footstones.
End stacks.

Painted brick remainder of quadrangle and detached coach house in yard are not
of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2985752882

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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