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Right Entrance Lodge, Gates, Gatepier, and Attached Wall at Studley Castle, Studley

Description: Right Entrance Lodge, Gates, Gatepier, and Attached Wall at Studley Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 305563

OS Grid Reference: SP0841964451
OS Grid Coordinates: 408419, 264451
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2781, -1.8780

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)
4/216 Right entrance lodge, gates,
gatepier, and attached wall at
Studley Castle


Entrance lodge, gates, gatepier and attached wall. c.1834. Probably by Samuel
Beazley for Sir Francis Goodricke. Sandstone ashlar with moulded stone plinth
and cornices. Roof not visible behind parapet; no stack visible. Octagonal.
Gothic Revival style. One storey. Entrance in left 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.
Machiolated crenellated parapet. Rear similar. Interior not inspected. Cast iron
Gothic gates with quatrefoils, 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 right has short crenellated
right angle section. Remainder of wall at an angles is lower, of polygonal form,
with moulded plinth and coping, and polygonal buttresses, and ending in a taller
octagonal pier with moulded cap. C20 single storey addition behind wall.

Listing NGR: SP0841964451

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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