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Castle Lodge and Attached Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in Edensor, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2265 / 53°13'35"N

Longitude: -1.6254 / 1°37'31"W

OS Eastings: 425108

OS Northings: 370004

OS Grid: SK251700

Mapcode National: GBR 57N.PX7

Mapcode Global: WHCD8.059B

Entry Name: Castle Lodge and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 12 July 1967

Last Amended: 19 June 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81691

Location: Edensor, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Edensor

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Edensor St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 24/2569-24/2570
7/123 (West Side)
12.7.67 Castle Lodge and
Attached Railings
(formerly listed
as Lodge at
Northern Entrance to
Lodge. 1842 by John Robertson. Coursed squared sandstone with
battlemented parapet. Plain and fishscale tile roofs.
Irregular plan and elevation with octagonal north east tower.
One and two storeys. Three bay east elevation. Tower to right
has a flight of steps up to a doorway with chamfered surround,
hoodmould and studded doors. Flanked by round-arched window and
blind round-arched windows. Casement window above in chamfered
surround flanked by blind cross loop arrow slits. To the left a
recessed bay with single light casement to ground floor, in
chamfered surround with returned hoodmould. Blind windows
above. To the left again a projecting bay like a keep.
Diagonal buttresses with two set-offs, and corbelled angle
turrets. Stepped parapet. 3-light casement window in chamfered
surround with returned hoodmould, and 3-light window above with
round-arched heads to the lights. To the south a single light
window, a projecting bay with 2-light window and beyond, a
castellated and turreted wall. To the north a Tudor-arched
window with wooden Y-tracery, and 3-light casement window above,
with returned hoodmould. Low coped wall with iron railings
attached and enclosing the front garden. Built as part of the
picturesque model village by Paxton for the Sixth Duke of
Devonshire. Sources: G F Chadwick The Works of Joseph Paxton
Architectural Press 1961.

Listing NGR: SK2510870004

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