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Brindle Lodge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Brindle, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7347 / 53°44'5"N

Longitude: -2.6031 / 2°36'11"W

OS Eastings: 360310

OS Northings: 426651

OS Grid: SD603266

Mapcode National: GBR BT87.7Y

Mapcode Global: WH96Z.ZDL7

Plus Code: 9C5VP9MW+VP

Entry Name: Brindle Lodge

Listing Date: 22 October 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072574

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184293

Location: Brindle, Chorley, Lancashire, PR5

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Brindle

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Brindle St James

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 62 NW
2/42 Brindle Lodge
- II*

House, now Health Authority staff college. Built c.1808 for William Heatley.
Mostly sandstone ashlar, with some red brick at rear, low hipped slate roof
concealed by a parapet. L-plan: double-depth front range with rear service
wing. Two storeys, symmetrical, in classical style; plinth, band, modillioned
cornice, plain parapet; in the centre, up 4 steps, a wide porch with unfluted
Ionic columns and entablature protecting a tripartite doorway with similar
columns and responds and very large elliptical fanlight with tracery; 6 tall
sashed windows at ground floor and 7 above, all without glazing bars. Right
return wall has 4 similar windows on each floor, the 1st at ground floor
blind; set-back and slightly lower service wing in matching style has
3 windows on each floor; rear of this wing of red brick in Flemish bond has in
centre a round-headed door with Tuscan architrave and fanlight, above this a
round-headed stairlight, and other openings of less interest. Interior:
principal feature of interest is circular entrance hall with geometrical stone
staircase, elegant curvilinear iron balusters, glass domed skylight with
moulded plaster frieze; doorways with classical architraves of various kinds;
moulded plaster ceilings (probably later C19).

Listing NGR: SD6031026651

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