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North Lodge Linking Wall and Gateway to Wentworth Park, Wentworth

Description: North Lodge Linking Wall and Gateway to Wentworth Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 335591

OS Grid Reference: SK3937598170
OS Grid Coordinates: 439375, 398170
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4788, -1.4082

Location: B6090, Wentworth, Rotherham S62 7SB

Locality: Wentworth
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S62 7SB

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/84 North Lodge, linking
wall and gateway to
30.3.68 Wentworth Park


Lodge, wall and gateway. c1793 by John Carr of York for the 4th Earl
Fitzwilliam (Allan). Coursed, squared sandstone and rusticated ashlar,
graduated Welsh slate roof. Lodge: 2-storey centre, single-storey wings,
3 bays, entered from right return. Gateway: set at right angles to front
right of lodge with linking wall. Lodge: plinth. Recessed, central,
round-arched panel flanked by rusticated pilasters contains 16-pane sash
with projecting sill and flat arch and casement beneath archivolt.
Continuous impost band. Dentil cornice and hipped roof. Wings have
16-pane sash flanked by projecting end piers, ashlar parapet coping
continuous with impost band, 4 ball finials (stonework to left much
renewed). Stack to rear of 2-storey part. Gateway: plinth, rusticated
square gate piers each with band beneath frieze with paterae, cornice,
ball finial. Wall with ashlar coping to left links with lodge; to right,
terminates at ashlar pier with ball finial.

J. Allan, 'Wentworth Woodhouse', Archaeological Journal, vol 137, 1980,

Listing NGR: SK3937598170

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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