Description: Porters Lodge, Bolsterstone Castle
Date Listed: 17 November 1964
English Heritage Building ID: 335493
OS Grid Reference: SK2713196822
OS Grid Coordinates: 427131, 396822
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4674, -1.5928
SK29NE STOCKSBRIDGE JUDY LANE
4/170 Porter's Lodge,
Lodge. Medieval, extensively remodelled in late C19. Coursed, squared
gritstone, C19 work more regular. Stone slate roof. One window and door.
Single storey.Quoins, To left of centre the jamb and springer of a medieval
arched gateway. To right a narrow oak door in chamfered quoined surround
with shouldered lintel. A C19 plaque to right states : PORTERS LODGE
/BOLSTERSTONE CASTLE/ SUPPOSED DATE OF DOORWAY / A.D. 1250. To left of
archway jamb a tall 3-light window with lights shaped as doorhead, leaded
lights. Stone gutter brackets. Right return : Matching 4-light window
with relieving arch over. Reset medieval mask in gable above.
Listing NGR: SK2713196822
Source: English Heritage
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