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Chain Lodge (Or North Lodge), Quernmore

Description: Chain Lodge (Or North Lodge)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182243

OS Grid Reference: SD5130664524
OS Grid Coordinates: 351306, 464524
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0743, -2.7456

Location: Lancaster Road, Quernmere, Lancashire LA2 9HL

Locality: Quernmore
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 9HL

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Listing Text


5/179 Chain Lodge (or North Lodge)
4-10-1967 (Formerly listed as Quernmore
Park Lodge Caton Road)


Lodge to Quernmore Park (q.v.), c.1800. Possibly by Thomas Harrison.
Sandstone ashlar with slate roof. Central section of two storeys, with one
bay of one storey at each side. Centrepiece has 2 2-storey piers linked by a
segmental arch within the open timber pediment which forms the gable. Between
the piers are 2 unfluted Greek Doric columns in antis with an entablature at
1st floor level. Above is a window with architrave and segmental head.
Between the columns is a doorway with architrave. The side bays have slightly
battered walls, windows with architraves, and an entablature with blocking
course. On each side of the central section is a chimney with cornice.

Listing NGR: SD5130664524

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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