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The Lodge Hotel, Escrick

Description: The Lodge Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 326289

OS Grid Reference: SE6282642982
OS Grid Coordinates: 462826, 442982
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8792, -1.0458

Location: A19, Escrick, North Yorkshire YO19 6LE

Locality: Escrick
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO19 6LE

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Listing Text

SE 64 SW
(west side)
2/33 The Lodge Hotel

Vicarage now hotel 'HLS 1828' on fall pipes and '1828' on rear stack, with
probable structural alterations and reroofing by F C Penrose c1852.
Pinkish-red and gault brick with ashlar dressings and Welsh slate roof.
Jacobethan. 2 storeys with attics to gables, 6 bays, with single storey,
single bay to right. The 3rd (entrance) bay and 5th and 6th bays project
slightly and are gabled with attics; the 2nd and 4th bays are gabled.
Plinth has moulded ashlar coping. Ashlar quoins to ground floor of entrance
bay. 3 steps to 5-long-panelled door with Gothic tracery within moulded
Tudor-arched surround. Mainly single light windows and 2, 3 and 4-light
mullion windows within quoined ashlar surrounds, those to ground floor
mainly under hoodmoulds, some also beneath gauged brick Tudor relieving
arches. Some windows to first floor have decorative ashlar panels beneath.
Oriel window above entrance. First floor ashlar band. Decorative
weatherboard to gables. Ridge and rear stacks in groups of 3, 4 and 6 are
diagonal and columnar with crenellated caps. Garden facade has 2 single-
storey canted bays with 6-light mullion and transom windows. Interior:
entrance hall has 2-bay, double-chamfered, Tudor-arched arcade and similar
arch leading to service end; wrought-iron Jacobethan open-well staircase,
panelled ceilings. Sitting-room has 2 Tudor-arched recesses. Dining room
has swags with fruit to frieze. Shutters to most windows. Mainly 4 and 6-
long-fielded-panel doors within panelled architraves. Shutters to most
windows. Plans and drawings in the house dated 1852 show that F C Penrose
was called in to make structural alterations and dated 1887 to produce

Listing NGR: SE6282642982

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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