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West Lodge and Gateway to Chillingham Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Chillingham, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.5233 / 55°31'23"N

Longitude: -1.9124 / 1°54'44"W

OS Eastings: 405627

OS Northings: 625509

OS Grid: NU056255

Mapcode National: GBR H42K.RW

Mapcode Global: WH9ZR.LFJM

Entry Name: West Lodge and Gateway to Chillingham Castle

Listing Date: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042394

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237527

Location: Chillingham, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Chillingham

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Chatton with Chillingham

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 02 NE CHILLINGHAM CHILLINGHAM

5/61 West Lodge and Gateway
to Chillingham Castle

11

Lodge and gateway. Dated 1835 on lodge. By Edward Blore for the Earl of Tankerville.
Dressed stone. Welsh slate roof. Tudor and Jacobean styles.

Lodge: L-shaped, 1½ storeys, 2 bays. Gabled projecting left bay has stone-roofed
canted bay window on ground floor, 2-light window under hoodmould above. Casement
windows with double-chamfered surrounds. Blank right bay with front lean-to. Gabled
coping, kneelers and finials to roof. Offcentre transverse stack with 2 diagonal
shafts. Small gabled porch on left return.

Wide curved wall, stepped up on right to lodge. Lower left section with 2 end and
two central square piers with roll moulded ogee caps and similar finials. Central
piers have cast iron gates with obelisk finials and flanking, 2-stage square
towers on plinths of wall height. Each has 2 x 2 arcaded lower stage with roll-
moulded ogee roof dying into diagonally-set upper stage with similar top and finial.


Listing NGR: NU0562725509

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