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SOUTH LODGE TO WITTON CASTLE WITH WALLS AND PIERS ATTACHED AND C.3 METRES TO SOUTH-EAST

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: SOUTH LODGE TO WITTON CASTLE WITH WALLS AND PIERS ATTACHED AND C.3 METRES TO SOUTH-EAST

List entry Number: 1121798

Location

SOUTH LODGE TO WITTON CASTLE WITH WALLS AND PIERS ATTACHED AND C.3 METRES TO SOUTH-EAST, SLOSHES LANE

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Evenwood and Barony

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Jun-1975

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111400

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

EVENWOOD AND BARONY SLOSHES LANE NZ 12 NE (North side) 5/35 South Lodge to 19/6/75 Witton Castle with walls and piers attached and c.3 metres to south-east

GV II

Lodge to Witton Castle (q.v.), with walls and piers in front. Probably early C19. Lodge coursed sandstone rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings; roof not visible. Walls and piers coursed squared sandstone with ashlar coping. Castellated style. High one-bay gatehouse with 2-storey, 2-bay lodge attached to left. Low 2-centred heads to portcullis-style entrance arch, with machicolated parapet above and side arrow slits. Lodge has chamfered surrounds to paired ground-floor lancets under smaller paired low-2-centred headed lights in right bay; left bay blank. Parapet has chamfered coping, battlemented over arch; rear right angle turret. C20 front left addition not of interest. High wall attached to left has flat coping; square pier at left end has stepped coping and is rusticated.

Similar pier about 2 metres south-east of lodge arch forms left of pier of side entrance to estate; right pier is battlemented.

Listing NGR: NZ1607429409

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National Grid Reference: NZ1607429409

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