Description: West Lodge at Rufford Abbey
Date Listed: 11 August 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 241922
OS Grid Reference: SK6408364819
OS Grid Coordinates: 464083, 364819
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1766, -1.0427
RUFFORD OLD RUFFORD ROAD
SK 66 SW
6/74 West Lodge at
11.8.61 Rufford Abbey
Lodge. 1841. Jacobean Revival style. Probably byA. Salvin.
Ashlar with Westmorland slate roof. Ashlar dressings. Chamfered
plinth and eaves, coped gables with kneelers, rainwater heads
with strapwork decoration, grouped corniced central stack.
Single storey plus garrets, 3 bays. Cruciform plan. Windows are
cross and mullioned leaded casements. East front has central
projecting bay with canted bay window with moulded cornice and
strapwork crest with ball finials, and 3 casements. Flanked by
single casements with hood moulds. Above, a single casement.
Return angle has to south weatherstripped door in moulded
surround with four centred arched head and hood mould. South
gable has cross casement and above, datestone with chamfered
surround, inscribed '1841'. North gable identical. Rear
elevation has door in return angle to south and a single casement
on each floor.
Listing NGR: SK6408364819
Source: English Heritage
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