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Stone Centrepiece of Former Stable Court to North of Lambton Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in North Lodge, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8698 / 54°52'11"N

Longitude: -1.5363 / 1°32'10"W

OS Eastings: 429857

OS Northings: 552882

OS Grid: NZ298528

Mapcode National: GBR KDQ4.63

Mapcode Global: WHC45.CVPL

Entry Name: Stone Centrepiece of Former Stable Court to North of Lambton Castle

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120962

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109394

Location: North Lodge, County Durham, DH3

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: North Lodge

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Burnmoor

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 25 SE
4/51 Stone centrepiece
of former stable
court to north of
Lambton Castle

Castellated centre-piece on west side of quadrangular stable block. Mid C19.
Tooled dressed sandstone front and painted brick rear; Welsh slates on front
and graduated green slates on rear; brick chimney stacks.

2 storeys, 3 bays. Tudor-arched carriage entrance, first-floor string, carved
Achievement of Lambton Arms and embattled parapet on corbels. Taller flanking
semi-octagonal towers with staggered loops and carved animal heads beneath
projecting embattled parapets. 2-light mullioned windows under hoodmoulds
with 8-pane sashes on corbelled-out gabled half dormers with identical 2-light
windows in end bays. Roof has chamfered coping on gables and square footstones.
End stacks.

Painted brick remainder of quadrangle and detached coach house in yard are not
of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2985752882

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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