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Latitude: 53.4704 / 53°28'13"N
Longitude: -1.3763 / 1°22'34"W
OS Eastings: 441496
OS Northings: 397256
OS Grid: SK414972
Mapcode National: GBR LXT9.TP
Mapcode Global: WHDDB.T1SB
Entry Name: Mausoleum Lodge
Listing Date: 29 March 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1132759
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335593
Location: Wentworth, Rotherham, S62
Civil Parish: Wentworth
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Greasbrough St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK49NW WENTWORTH CORTWORTH LANE
5/86 No 39
Lodge. c1790, probably by John Carr of York for the 4th Earl Fitzwilliam
(Wragg); later additions. Ashlar sandstone, slate roof. Octagonal.
2 storeys with single-storey wing to rear. Stepped plinth. Half-round
steps to part-glazed, panelled, double doors, fanlight with radial
glazing bars to tear-shaped lights. Impost band, archivolt with console-
shaped keystone. Door flanked by round-headed niches, recessed panels
above band. Cornice forms gutter; hipped roof with lead flashings;
octagonal stack. Rear: another octagonal stack at eaves has tall fluted
pot. To each return: tall round-headed window with thick glazing bars
and inset opening lights, keyed archivolt as door. First floor placed
at mid-height of windows. Guards the entrance to the Rockingham
Mausoleum (q.v.). This building in a appearance is more of the Flitcroft period.
R. B. Wragg, 'The Rockingham Mausoleum (1784-1793);
Yorkshire Archaeological Journal, vol 52, 1980, p165.
Listing NGR: SK4149697256
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