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West Lodge, Darlington

Description: West Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 110732

OS Grid Reference: NZ2846914925
OS Grid Coordinates: 428469, 514925
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5288, -1.5616

Location: West Crescent, Darlington DL3 7PY

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL3 7PY

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Listing Text

1. (West Branch East Side)
West Lodge
NZ 2814 6/404


Early C19 villa set well back from road. Two storeys, 5 windows with slightly projecting
pedimented 3-bay centre. Pinkish brick. Stone plinth, 1st floor band, cornice
and copings to parapet and pediment. Also stone lintels and cills to replaced
sash windows. Early C20 stone prostyle porch.
Side elevation shows double pile with 2 chimney breasts. Rear elevation of 2 storeys
and sunk basement, 3 wide bays; parapet. Original sash windows with glazing bars
in right bay. Round headed central landing window has keystone dated 1805. Similar
door arch beneath. At left a 2-storey canted bay which seems later but at least
one window looks original. Early C20 central prostyle stone parch in a Renaissance
revival style. The interior was comDrehensively renovated in "Jacobethan" style
in early C20 although some original woodwork and one fireplace remain.

Listing NGR: NZ2846914925

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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