This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

STARTFORTH LODGE

List Entry Summary

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

Name: STARTFORTH LODGE

List entry Number: 1121656

Location

STARTFORTH LODGE, LOW STARTFORTH ROAD

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Startforth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Oct-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111772

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

NZ 0416 SE STARTFORTH LOW STARTFORTH ROAD (East side)

11/181 Startforth Lodge

GV II

House. Early C19 remodelled and enlarged 1853 for Robert and Mary Lodge. South and East elevations squared tooled stone with tooled ashlar dressings; north wall coursed rubble, west wall rendered. Graduated Lakeland slate roof.

2 storeys, 3 + 1 bays. Chamfered plinth. Left part has central carved door with 2 shoulder-arched glazed panels and 2-pane overlight, in open wood porch under shaped spandrels and pent stone slab roof; slab above inscribed 'R & M LODGE' with date. 12-pane sash windows with tooled lintels and slightly- projecting sills. Hipped roof with 2 stepped-and-banded stacks on ridge.

2-bay right return shows similar sashes, with ground-floor canted bay on left and 2-storey corniced bay on right. Rear shows central arched stair window, with radial head in surround with imposts on keystone.

Interior: Inner door with coloured glass and overlight. 6-panel doors and folding panelled shutters throughout. Arches on consoles to stair hall; dog- leg cut-string stair with stick balusters, moulded newels, moulded and wreathed handrail, curtail step and shaped tread ends.

Listing NGR: NZ0461616254

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: NZ 04616 16254

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1121656 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 19-Aug-2018 at 10:28:36.

End of official listing