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Western Lodge and Grey Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7865 / 54°47'11"N

Longitude: -1.5963 / 1°35'46"W

OS Eastings: 426057

OS Northings: 543580

OS Grid: NZ260435

Mapcode National: GBR KF92.6Z

Mapcode Global: WHC4J.GY2J

Entry Name: Western Lodge and Grey Lodge

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121345

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110524

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Neville's Cross

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 24 SE (East side)

4/471 Western Lodge and
Grey Lodge


Villa, now 2 separate houses. Early C19 incorporating early C18 house in rear
wing. Incised stucco with plinth and painted ashlar dressings; rear wall of
wing English garden wall bond brick (5 and one); Welsh slate roof with rendered
chimneys and yellow pots. Main elevation: 2 storeys, 3 and 4 bays; giant
pilasters frame end bays; sash windows have glazing bars and projecting stone
sills. Left return entrance to Grey Lodge has bracketed hood; right return
has principal entrance at right in Ionic porch, and 2-storey square projecting
bay at left under hipped roof. Low-pitched hipped roof has ridge chimneys
with octagonal pots. Rear wing has 16-pane sashes.

Interior: original 6-panel doors and architraves, and corniced chimney-pieces,
throughout; entrance loggia has tiled floor and arcaded windows; re-used early
C18 stair of one long flight and long landing balustrade has panelled closed
string, moulded panelled handrail on turned balusters, square newels with half-
balusters. Rear wing has moulded beams in kitchen.

Listing NGR: NZ2605743580

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

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