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The Lodge with Attached Gatepiers and Railings, at Entrance to Wester Hall, Humshaugh

Description: The Lodge with Attached Gatepiers and Railings, at Entrance to Wester Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 240000

OS Grid Reference: NY9165872870
OS Grid Coordinates: 391658, 572870
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0503, -2.1321

Location: Humshaugh, Northumberland NE46 4AY

Locality: Humshaugh
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 4AY

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Listing Text

NY 97 SW
2/241 The Lodge with
attached gatepiers
and railings, at
entrance to Wester


Gate lodge, gatepiers and railings. Early C19 with C18 fabric incorporated in
lodge. Lodge part coursed rubble, part tooled-and-margined stone; Welsh slate
roof with 1 brick chimney. Ashlar piers, cast iron railings. Lodge of
irregular trapezoidal plan with south wall aligned to angled drive.

West elevation: Single-storey lodge of 2 wide bays; left bay, part of older
building, has boarded door in chamfered surround and C20 windows with blocked
slit vents over. Recessed right bay, with overhanging eaves, has boarded door,
4-pane sash and lateral stack. Roof hipped to right, with C20 ridge stack.
Right return shows paired 8-pane sashes; 3 renewed 12-pane sashes to rear.

Gateway to right of lodge has rusticated ashlar piers with moulded caps carrying
banded ball finials on swept bases. C19 wooden gate. To far right dwarf wall,
with chamfered coping, carrying heavy spearhead railings with loop-topped
finials, extending 30 metres to stone pier.

Listing NGR: NY9165872870

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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