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The Lodge, Linking Walls and Gate Piers to West of Walworth Castle, Walworth

Description: The Lodge, Linking Walls and Gate Piers to West of Walworth Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 110912

OS Grid Reference: NZ2303118841
OS Grid Coordinates: 423031, 518841
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5643, -1.6453

Location: Walworth, Darlington DL2 2LU

Locality: Walworth
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 2LU

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Listing Text

16/140 The Lodge, linking
walls and gate piers
to west of Walworth
Lodge, linking walls and gate piers. Circa 1870. Rock-faced masonry with
ashlar dressings. Roof not visible. Tudor style. L-plan lodge with linking
walls and gate piers to left.
Single-storey lodge. 3 x 2 bays. Slightly-projecting extruded porch, has
4-centred chamfered doorway, diagonal buttress and embattled parapet. Cross
windows, set in recessed wall panels above chamfered band, have ovolo mullions
and transoms. Embattled parapets and slightly-taller corner towers.
Short serpentine walls, from Lodge to right gate pier and between left pair of
piers, have embattled parapets. Gate piers, flanking drive, have projecting
embattled tops on square corbels.
C20.wing on rear of lodge is not of special interest.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2303118841

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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