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Description: Moor Lodge and Attached Screen Wall
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 236406
OS Grid Reference: NU1737213663
OS Grid Coordinates: 417372, 613663
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4166, -1.7271
DENWICK HULNE PARK
NU 11 SE
10/70 Moor Lodge and
Lodge and screen wall 1770-80, possibly by Bell of Durham. Lodge ashlar, wall
squared stone; Welsh slate roof. Gothick style. 1 storey, 3 bays, symmetrical.
Chamfered plinth. Slightly-projecting centre has flush-panelled door, with
intersecting glazing bars in fanlight, in moulded pointed arch; pedimented
gable with Percy crescent and embattled cresting. Flanking bays have 12-pane
sash windows, the upper leaves with intersecting glazing bars and trefoiled
corner panes, under hoodmoulds with block stops carved with crescent. Parapet
with blank quatrefoils. Hipped roof with corniced stack to left.
Right return 4 irregular bays; left-of-centre projecting bay with paired
8-pane sashes, and embattled cresting, flanked by blind pointed windows, with
12-pane sash to right; similar Gothick sashes, hoodmoulds and parapet.
Screen wall to left is curved back and descends in height; slightly-arched
Information on date and possible architect from Dr. Shrimpton, Estate Archivist.
Listing NGR: NU1737213663
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Source: English Heritage
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