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East and West Lodges Gates and Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Walgherton, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0367 / 53°2'11"N

Longitude: -2.4523 / 2°27'8"W

OS Eastings: 369765

OS Northings: 348915

OS Grid: SJ697489

Mapcode National: GBR 7W.DQV0

Mapcode Global: WH9BC.9XGX

Entry Name: East and West Lodges Gates and Piers

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Last Amended: 5 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138515

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57125

Location: Walgherton, Cheshire East, CW5

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Walgherton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Wybunbury St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

WALGHERTON C.P. LONDON ROAD
SJ 64 NE
4/48 East & West lodges,
gates and piers
(formerly listed as
Walgherton Lodge
12.1.67 (formerly of Doddington
Hall) Walgherton)

G.V. II

Former gate lodges to Doddington Hall gates and piers. c.1771-90 with
C20 additions and alterations. By Samuel Wyatt. Yellow sandstone
ashlar with plain tile roofs. Two single storey lodges connected by a
range of drive gates. Road front; Central double drive gates with
arrow head finials to the palings, quatrefoils to the dogbars and
crescent-shaped strengthening bars. Square piers to either side with
banded rustication and pyramidal caps. Double wicket gates to either
side of these similar to the drive gates but without the
strengthening bars and lateral demi-piers,which are of similar design
to those at centre and attached to the lodges. The lodges are
similar, each having a slightly projecting plinth and a central
slightly recessed archway with voussoirs over and containing a sash
window of 3 x 4 panes. Each has a pyramidal roof and a central square
chimney stack. The fronts facing the drive each have a central
doorway. Both lodges have lateral brick extensions (neither of which
are included in this item).

Listing NGR: SJ6976548915

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

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