Description: Lodge and Gatepiers at North Entrance to Cathedral School
Date Listed: 12 October 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 318959
OS Grid Reference: SU1441829493
OS Grid Coordinates: 414418, 129493
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0646, -1.7956
1594 Lodge and gatepiers
at north entrance to
SU 1429 SW 5/58A
1843. 1 storey and attic ashlar picturesque lodge formed of 2 gabled blocks,
one stepped out. Stone copings and kneelers to gables. One south gable with
projecting ledged chimney with small offsets. Steep pitch scalloped tile
roofs. Below gable end with chimney a small stone roofed rectangular bay
with a 2-light leaded casement. The adjoining gable end has a 2 light lattice
casement and above on wall, a stone crown possibly early fragment reset.
Entrance on west side by gate, pointed arched doorway. Stone gable over with
date tablet. Linking with gate pier at right angles to lodge a short screen
wall, with door and merlon canted over with probably reset mediaeval head.
Tall stone gate piers, stepped caps crowned by ball finials. Modern wood
All the listed buildings in the Close form an outstanding group.
Listing NGR: SU1441829493
Source: English Heritage
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