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Castle Lodge, Brancepeth

Description: Castle Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 109921

OS Grid Reference: NZ2226937866
OS Grid Coordinates: 422269, 537866
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7353, -1.6557

Location: A690, Brancepeth, Durham DH7 8DG

Locality: Brancepeth
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH7 8DG

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Listing Text

NZ 2237
(South end)
15/40 Castle Lodge
Former gate lodge, now private house. Mid C19 for Brancepeth Estate. Squared
sandstone in narrow courses with ashlar dressings. Graduated green slate roof
and ashlar chimney stack. T-plan. Tudor style. 2 storeys, 2 bays: cross-
gabled right bay projecting to front and rear and set-back left bay forming
leg of T. Entrance on gabled return of left bay. 3-light mullioned window
under hoodmould on ground floor right; similar 2-light window above; chamfered
coping on gable with ball finials on square kneelers and at apex. Extruded
loggia on left bay has 3 Tuscan columns supporting a hipped roof. Small
gabled porch, with chamfered round-arched doorway, on left return. Lean-to
one-storey outshut on rear of left bay. Tall lateral stack on right return.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2226937866

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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