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Lodge, Glasshouse and Wall, 25 Metres West of the Castle, Castle Eden

Description: Lodge, Glasshouse and Wall, 25 Metres West of the Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 109421

OS Grid Reference: NZ4271638776
OS Grid Coordinates: 442716, 538776
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7421, -1.3380

Location: Castle Eden, Durham SR8 1NN

Locality: Castle Eden
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: SR8 1NN

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Listing Text

(South side)

10/9 Lodge, glasshouse and
wall, 25 metres west
of The Castle

Lodge, glasshouse and garden wall. Probably early C19 with mid.C19 glasshouse.
Limestone ashlar with cast-iron glasshouse; lodge has Welsh slate roof. Gothick
style. Single-storey, 2- x 3-bay L-plan lodge with glasshouse in rear re-entrant
angle and wall attached to south. Lodge has canted oriel windows with stone
mullions, stepped buttresses and pinnacled parapet with pierced trefoils.
Glasshouse has quadrant roof, running from lodge parapet to ground, and closely-
spaced glazing bars. Low curtain wall, running south for about 45 metres, has
battlements and spaced buttresses. Included for group value. Partly derelict
at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ4271638776

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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