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Left Entrance Lodge, Gates, Gatepiers and Attached Wall at Studley Castle, Studley

Description: Left Entrance Lodge, Gates, Gatepiers and Attached Wall at Studley Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 305562

OS Grid Reference: SP0842864467
OS Grid Coordinates: 408428, 264467
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2783, -1.8779

Location: Hardwick Lane, Studley, Warwickshire B80 7AD

Locality: Studley
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B80 7AD

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Listing Text

SP06SE (East side)
4/215 Left entrance lodge, gates,
gatepiers and attached wall at
Studley Castle


Shown on 0.S. map as The Lodge,
Entrance lodge, gates, gatepier and attached wall. c.1834. Probably by Samuel
Beazley for Sir Francis Goodricke. Sandstone ashiar, with moulded stone plinth
and cornices. Roof not visible behind parapet; no stack visible. Octagonal.
Gothic Revival style. One storey. Entrance in right return side has projecting
porch. 4-centred chamfered doorway with double-leaf doors and overlight, left
and right return sides have lancets in moulded arches. Cornice and crenellated
parapet. Front has C20 casements in moulded arches to 3 sides. Polygonal angle
buttresses with blind lancets and caps. String course from top of buttresses.
Machicolated crenellated parapet. Rear similar. Interior not inspected. Cast
iron Gothic gates with quatreloils, tracery, shields and crenellated tops.
Ashlar gatepier between pedestrian and main gates has moulded plinth and
cornice, and blind lancets. Ashlar wall attached to lodge on left has short
crenellated right angle section. Remainder of wall attached at an angle is
lower, of polygonal form, with molded plinth and coping and polygonal
buttresses, and ending in a taller octagonal pier with moulded cap, C20 single
storey addition behind wall.

Listing NGR: SP0842864467

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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