GATEWAY, LODGES AND WALLS AT ENTRANCE TO SWINBURNE CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1044936
Date first listed:
05-Sep-1985
Statutory Address:
GATEWAY, LODGES AND WALLS AT ENTRANCE TO SWINBURNE CASTLE, A6079

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATEWAY, LODGES AND WALLS AT ENTRANCE TO SWINBURNE CASTLE, A6079

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Chollerton
National Grid Reference:
NY 93570 73478

Details

NY 97 SW CHOLLERTON A6079

Gateway, lodges and 14/29 walls at entrance to Swinburne Castle II*

Gateway, walls and lodges. Late C18. Ashlar with Welsh slate roofs. Cast-iron railings. Archway flanked by single-storey l-bay lodges and by quadrant walls with railings.

Archway has to each side a pair of engaged Tuscan columns with round-headed niches between. The capitals have sprays of oak leaves. Fluted frieze and cornice. Round arch in archivolt has ox skull with tasseled horns on keystone. Flanking rectangular panels with Adam-style rosettes and fans. Pediment above has cartouche with feathers.

Lodges have 4-pane sashes. Fluted frieze and cornice; and corniced parapet with blind balustraded panels.

Lodge inner returns have plank doors with pulvinated overpanels. Stone corniced end stacks and hipped roofs.

Low quadrant walls with chamfered coping topped by spearhead railings and urn finials to principal standards, ending in tall square corniced piers.

Listing NGR: NY9357073478

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
239564
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 03 Nov 2002
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