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Description: South Lodge to Witton Castle with Walls and Piers Attached and C.3 Metres to South-East
Date Listed: 19 June 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 111400
OS Grid Reference: NZ1577329304
OS Grid Coordinates: 415773, 529304
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6586, -1.7570
EVENWOOD AND BARONY SLOSHES LANE
NZ 12 NE
South Lodge to
19/6/75 Witton Castle
with walls and
and c.3 metres
Lodge to Witton Castle (q.v.), with walls and piers in front. Probably early
C19. Lodge coursed sandstone rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings; roof not
visible. Walls and piers coursed squared sandstone with ashlar coping.
Castellated style. High one-bay gatehouse with 2-storey, 2-bay lodge attached
to left. Low 2-centred heads to portcullis-style entrance arch, with machicolated
parapet above and side arrow slits. Lodge has chamfered surrounds to paired
ground-floor lancets under smaller paired low-2-centred headed lights in right
bay; left bay blank. Parapet has chamfered coping, battlemented over arch;
rear right angle turret. C20 front left addition not of interest. High wall
attached to left has flat coping; square pier at left end has stepped coping
and is rusticated.
Similar pier about 2 metres south-east of lodge arch forms left of pier of side
entrance to estate; right pier is battlemented.
Listing NGR: NZ1577329304
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Source: English Heritage
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