British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

South Lodge with Adjoining Gate Piers and Their Flanking Walls, Whittington

Description: South Lodge with Adjoining Gate Piers and Their Flanking Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182510

OS Grid Reference: SD6008575836
OS Grid Coordinates: 360085, 475836
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1768, -2.6130

Location: B6254, Whittingham, Lancashire LA6 2QF

Locality: Whittington
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 2QF

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Whittington, Lancashire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SD 67 NW

2/210 South Lodge with adjoining gate
piers and their flanking walls


Lodge to Whittington Hall (q.v.), probably 1830s by George Webster.
Sandstone rubble with slate roof. One storey with attic. North-east wall,
facing drive, has one bay on each side of a central projection with steep
gable. The windows are chamfered, with 2 lights divided by a transom. The
central projection has a studded door with strap hinges in a chamfered
surround with triangular head. Above is a blank square recess. The
south-east wall, facing the road, has a gabled projection which has a
canted bay window with coping. The window has mullions and transoms, with
6 lights at the front and 2 lights to each canted side. To the left is one
bay which has a timber attic dormer with shaped bargeboards. All the
gables have copings. Chimneys have paired shafts and are on left-hand
gable and to left of gabled projection. The gate piers are of sandstone
ashlar and are octagonal with moulded caps and ball finials. They have
concave flanking walls with copings, the left-hand one forming a link to
the lodge.

Listing NGR: SD6008575836

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.