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Squirrel Hayes Lodge, Biddulph

Description: Squirrel Hayes Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 275254

OS Grid Reference: SJ8917556485
OS Grid Coordinates: 389175, 356485
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1054, -2.1631

Location: Park Lane, Biddulph, Staffordshire ST8 7BH

Locality: Biddulph
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST8 7BH

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

SJ 85 NE
7/46 No 162

- II

The entry shall be amended to read:


1915-/7/10012 Squirrel Hayes Lodge

- II

Lodge, now dwelling. Circa 1860, with minor C20 alterations. By Edward Cooke, landscape
architect, for James Bateman ofBiddulph Grange. Regularly-coursed squared sandstone with
ashlar dresssings, coped gables with moulded kneelers, central ridge stack with 4 defined
flues,and rear stack with diagonally-set shaft. Plain tiled roof L-plan house with gable to road
and small service courtyard to rear. East elevation; 2 storeys, the upper storey a continuous
jetty, 3 bays, with advanced 2 storeyed porch to centre. Doorway with 4-centred arched
lintel with integral hood mould with label stops, quoined surround and C20 integral fanlight
door. Porch side walls with single lancet lights. First floor to porch with single light to gable
beneath hood mould with label stops. 2- light mullioned window to left bay, single light
opening to right, all windows with plain C20 joinery. Gable to north with 2-light
mullioned window to ground floor within quoined surround, first floor with 2-light window
below hood mould. Single storey 'L' shaped range to rear with coped gables. The lodge was
built to serve the carriage drive from Biddulph Grange to Judgefield Lane.

SJ 85 NE
7/46 No.162
- II

Estate cottage or lodge. Mid-C19. Coursed stone; blue machine tile
roof, verge parapets on corbelled kneelers and with apex finials;
central ashlar chimney with 4 grouped shafts. 2 storeys: corbelled-
out first floor on stone blocks; 1:1:1 front with central gabled porch
projection; block mullioned 2-light window to ground floor left and
single light to right, labelled single light to first floor on porch
only, over Tudor-arched entrance and C20 panelled door. 2-light
mullioned windows to side elevation and similar dressed treatment to
all elevations completing a very finished small building, possibly
intended, but never implemented, as a lodge to the early home and
park of John Bateman, the horticulturist, at Knypersley Hall.

Listing NGR: SJ8917556485

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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