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East Lodges and Gateway to Rushton Hall, Rushton

Description: East Lodges and Gateway to Rushton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 June 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 231149

OS Grid Reference: SP8394282737
OS Grid Coordinates: 483942, 282737
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4362, -0.7666

Location: 1 Station Road, Rushton, Northamptonshire NN14 1RG

Locality: Rushton
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 1RG

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Listing Text

1337-0/4/245 East Lodges and gateway to Rushton
Lodges and gateway. Early C19. Lodges of ironstone ashlar with
limestone dressings, slate roofs, hipped to rear and moulded
stone ridge and end stacks. Gatepiers of limestone ashlar with
iron gatesand railings. Gothic Revival. Pair of identical
one-storey lodges, each 3 x 3 bays, divided by pilasters.
Elevations to drive each have central recessed entrance, with
plain board door, in arch of 5 orders each carried on a
column. 2-light sash windows with arched heads to each light,
hood-moulds and leaded glazing, to either side. Gothic frieze
corner pinnacles and full-width pediment with central
traceried roundel flanked by taller pinnacles. Street
elevations have similar window of one light, 2-lights and one
light in each case. 4 Gothic-traceried gatepiers, the outer 2
with plain caps (perhaps replacements?), the inner 2 with
traceried cove and caps with crockets and finials. Gates
plain, with dog bars. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP8394282737

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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