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East Lodges to Denton Park with Walls Flanking Drive to East

A Grade II Listed Building in Askwith, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9317 / 53°55'54"N

Longitude: -1.7647 / 1°45'52"W

OS Eastings: 415546

OS Northings: 448423

OS Grid: SE155484

Mapcode National: GBR JQ3Z.RB

Mapcode Global: WHC8P.VFVQ

Entry Name: East Lodges to Denton Park with Walls Flanking Drive to East

Listing Date: 22 November 1966

Last Amended: 14 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331407

Location: Askwith, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, LS21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Askwith

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Weston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

ASKWITH WEST LANE
SE 14 NE
(west side, off)
10/15 East Lodges to Denton
Park with walls flanking
drive to east
22.11.66 (formerly listed as
Lodges to Denton Park)
- II

Pair of lodges with gates and gate piers. Probably 1778, possibly by John
Carr. Ashlar, graduated slate roofs to lodges, wrought-iron gates. Double
gates with gate piers flanked by walls pierced by round-arched pedestrian
gateways and octagonal single-storey lodges with low rubble walls attached.
Gates: main gates of 2 leaves; bars with arrow-head finials, vertical and
horizontal bands of squares within circles. Pedestrian gates similar. Gate
piers: rusticated quoins, fluted band, entablature with paterae and cornice
surmounted by festooned urns. The fluted band is carried over the
pedestrian gateways at coping level and continues on an impost band to the
lodges. Architrave to pedestrian gateways; round-headed sash windows with
glazing bars to lodges, plain door in walls facing away from drive; blind
window in rear, dentilled eaves cornice, pointed roofs with short chimney
stack. Flanking walls to drive: approximately 1.2 metres high, with rounded
coping stones, terminating in rusticated piers with shallow pyramidal
finials close to present road-side.


Listing NGR: SE1554648423

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