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North Lodge to Heath House, Checkley

Description: North Lodge to Heath House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 274935

OS Grid Reference: SK0271039590
OS Grid Coordinates: 402710, 339590
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9537, -1.9611

Location: Hollington Road, Checkley, Staffordshire ST10 4HY

Locality: Checkley
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 4HY

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Listing Text

(south side)

9/131 North Lodge to Heath

- II

Lodge. 1830-1 by James Trubshaw. Sandstone ashlar; pyramidal slate roof
of low pitch with central ashlar stack. Symmetrical two storey, three
window front; segmental head casements; central entrance set within wide
segmental headed opening with frieze set at springing supported by a pair
of tuscan columns and half columns against reveals. Forms part of the
approach (originally the main carriage drive) to Heath House (qv).
Drawings exist for the commission signed by James Trubshaw and not Thomas as
suggested in T. Mowl and B. Earnshaw "Trumpet at a Distant Gate - The
Lodge as Prelude to the Country House", Waterstone 1985.

Listing NGR: SK0271039590

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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