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West Lodge, West Lodge North, and Walls and Gatepiers, Healey

Description: West Lodge, West Lodge North, and Walls and Gatepiers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240515

OS Grid Reference: NZ0227855443
OS Grid Coordinates: 402278, 555443
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8937, -1.9660

Locality: Healey
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: DH8 9RU

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Listing Text

NZ 05 NW NZ 022554
West Lodge, West Lodge
North, and walls and


Pair of flanking lodges, walls and gatepiers to drive. Late C18. Lodges
coursed rubble with tooled quoins and dressings; -stone slate roofs. Walls
and piers tooled-and-margined stone. Square piers with steep pyramidal caps
and attached jambs with moulded tops. Link walls with flat coping, ramped up
towards lodges. Lodge elevations to drive each I storey 2 bays. Blocked
pointed doorway at west end of each wall, that on north with window inserted.
12-pane Yorkshire sash windows with intersecting glazing bars under pointed
heads, eastern on south lodge altered with boarded door inserted. Large sunk
quatrefoil, between windows, set with mineral specimens (purple fluorspar,
quartz etc.). All openings have raised stone surrounds. Coped gables with
moulded kneelers, stepped and corniced ridge stacks.
One lodge was used as a school in the C19, the other as the schoolmaster's

Listing NGR: NZ0227855443

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Source: English Heritage

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