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Latitude: 54.6595 / 54°39'34"N
Longitude: -1.7523 / 1°45'8"W
OS Eastings: 416074
OS Northings: 529409
OS Grid: NZ160294
Mapcode National: GBR JG6K.FG
Mapcode Global: WHC57.14TS
Entry Name: South Lodge to Witton Castle with Walls and Piers Attached and C.3 Metres to South-East
Listing Date: 19 June 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121798
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111400
Location: Evenwood and Barony, County Durham, DL14
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Evenwood and Barony
Built-Up Area: Low Etherley
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Witton-le-Wear
Church of England Diocese: Durham
EVENWOOD AND BARONY SLOSHES LANE
NZ 12 NE
South Lodge to
19/6/75 Witton Castle
with walls and
and c.3 metres
Lodge to Witton Castle (q.v.), with walls and piers in front. Probably early
C19. Lodge coursed sandstone rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings; roof not
visible. Walls and piers coursed squared sandstone with ashlar coping.
Castellated style. High one-bay gatehouse with 2-storey, 2-bay lodge attached
to left. Low 2-centred heads to portcullis-style entrance arch, with machicolated
parapet above and side arrow slits. Lodge has chamfered surrounds to paired
ground-floor lancets under smaller paired low-2-centred headed lights in right
bay; left bay blank. Parapet has chamfered coping, battlemented over arch;
rear right angle turret. C20 front left addition not of interest. High wall
attached to left has flat coping; square pier at left end has stepped coping
and is rusticated.
Similar pier about 2 metres south-east of lodge arch forms left of pier of side
entrance to estate; right pier is battlemented.
Listing NGR: NZ1607429409
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