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North Lodges to Raby Castle, with North Quadrant Wall Attached, and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Raby with Keverstone, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5935 / 54°35'36"N

Longitude: -1.7965 / 1°47'47"W

OS Eastings: 413249

OS Northings: 522053

OS Grid: NZ132220

Mapcode National: GBR HHWB.W4

Mapcode Global: WHC5D.CSSX

Entry Name: North Lodges to Raby Castle, with North Quadrant Wall Attached, and Gates

Listing Date: 14 September 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338604

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111440

Location: Raby with Keverstone, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Raby with Keverstone

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Staindrop

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

RABY WITH KEVERSTONE A 688
NZ 12 SW
(West side)
9/75
North Lodges to
14/9/66 Raby Castle, with
north quadrant
wall attached,
and gates

GV II

Castle gate lodges, piers, gates. C18, by J. Carr. Coursed squared sandstone
with plinth, quoins and ashlar dressings; pantiled roof on rear extension, main
roof not visible. Wall coursed squared sandstone. Gates wrought and cast iron.
Gothic style. One-storey, one-bay lodges linked by pedestrian gateways to
gatepiers. Embattled lodges have wide shuttered openings with flat stone sills
and lintels in bowed full-height central projections; blind arrow loops in narrow
corner sections. Parapet band continuous with flat coping of walls containing
segmental-headed pedestrian gateways with voussoirs. Square gate piers have
cross loops, obscured by notice boards, under projecting embattled parapets.
Quadrant wall attached to north lodge has gabled coping and ends at stone stile
for public footpath. Pedestrian and vehicle gates have scroll-headed principals;
tied Gothic arcading in narrow panels; central horizontal panel with flower
pattern; Jacobean-style headed square-section uprights. Some details missing
at time of survey. Rear of lodges shows bowed projections similar to those at
front.


Listing NGR: NZ1324922053

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