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North Lodges Lulworth Castle

A Grade II* Listed Building in Coombe Keynes, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6496 / 50°38'58"N

Longitude: -2.2159 / 2°12'57"W

OS Eastings: 384831

OS Northings: 83344

OS Grid: SY848833

Mapcode National: GBR 21X.4LL

Mapcode Global: FRA 677C.BJH

Entry Name: North Lodges Lulworth Castle

Listing Date: 2 October 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108554

Location: Coombe Keynes, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Coombe Keynes

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wool, East Burton and Combe Keynes

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 88SW COOMBE KEYNES NORTH LODGES
7/92 LULWORTH CASTLE

II *

GV

GATE LODGES AND GATEWAY. Dated 1785. Walls of ashlar on brick backing. Lodges
have C20 concrete roofs. They are of two storeys, triangular in plan with rounded
turrets at the angles. Gothic style based on Lulworth Castle. Moulded string
course at first floor level; moulded cornice below embattled parapet. Main windows
of two lights, each with 4-centred head, contained in square surround. Doorways
(in NW walls) also with 4-centred heads. The turrets have loop-lights trefoiled
at head and foot. Few internal fittings survive The gateway consists of two
narrow openings with segmental heads flanking the main gates (plain wrought iron)
hung from rectangular piers with round-headed niches below oval panels bearing
weld arms and the date. (RCHM Dorset, II, p.149). Scheduled Ancient Monument
Dorset 755.

Listing NGR: SY8483183344

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