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North West Lodge to Heath House, Checkley

Description: North West Lodge to Heath House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 274936

OS Grid Reference: SK0220639490
OS Grid Coordinates: 402206, 339490
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9528, -1.9686

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)

9/132 North west lodge to
Heath House


Lodge. 1830-1 by James Trubshaw with minor later additions. Sandstone
ashlar; pyramidal slate roof of low pitch with centre stack. Reticulated
square plan, single storey; the approach-front of 3 windows; glazing bar
casements, the outer of one light, are flanked by pilasters with a deep
central recess and 3-light window; the entrance side to right reverses
the theme with outer recesses containing entrances and the centre (flanked
by pilasters) a 3-light casement. Lower brick addition to rear with one
C20 window. Forms part of the approach 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: SK0220639490

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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