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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1088160
English Heritage Legacy ID: 81691
Location: Edensor, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45
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
PARISH OF EDENSOR THE GREEN
7/123 (West Side)
12.7.67 Castle Lodge and
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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