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South Lodges, Gate Screen and Gates, Stannington

Description: South Lodges, Gate Screen and Gates

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 238993

OS Grid Reference: NZ2253676290
OS Grid Coordinates: 422536, 576290
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0806, -1.6485

Location: South Dr, Stannington, Northumberland NE13 6DF

Locality: Stannington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE13 6DF

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Listing Text

NZ 27 NW
8/86 South Lodges,
gate screen
and gates
Gate Lodges, screen and gates. 1786-1787 by James Wyatt. Tooled ashlar;
Lakeland slate roofs; cast iron. Pair of octagonal lodges with plinth, freize,
moulded cornice and tall blocking course with carved festoons; central domed
recess and 12-pane sash windows in adjacent faces. Pyramidal roof with central
octagonal stepped-and-corniced stack. Lodges linked to gatepiers by 3-bay
Roman Doric screen closed by railings with spike finials. Broad piers with
domed recesses carry carved bulls, painted white. Double gates with downswept
tops, upcurved rail and lower rail of linked circles, and spike finials.

Each lodge has flush-panelled door on internal face; C20 3-bay cottage in
similar style attached to east lodge.

Listing NGR: NZ2253676290

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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