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West Lodge and Associated Entrance Walling and Gate-Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Perranarworthal, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2074 / 50°12'26"N

Longitude: -5.1115 / 5°6'41"W

OS Eastings: 178079

OS Northings: 38784

OS Grid: SW780387

Mapcode National: GBR ZB.24GK

Mapcode Global: FRA 085G.Y74

Entry Name: West Lodge and Associated Entrance Walling and Gate-Piers

Listing Date: 30 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63618

Location: Perranarworthal, Cornwall, TR3

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Perranarworthal

Built-Up Area: Perranwell

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Stithians

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


3/352 West Lodge and associated entrance
30.5.67 walling and gate-piers


Lodge to country house and associated entrance walling and gate-piers. Circa 1834.
Built for Benjamin Sampson manager of a local powder factory. Shale rubble with
dressed or faced architectural detail and slate sills. Polygonal hipped roof scantle
slate roof with projecting eaves, lean-to at rear and central axial stone stack over
main roof with diagonally-set brick shaft.
Plan of 2 rooms flanking baffle entry plus rear service rooms within integral lean-
to. Gothic style.
Symmetrical 2-window east front facing driveway. Central steep 4-centred arched
wooden doorway with original ledged door. Porch on 4-wooden posts supporting scantle
slated roof with weatherboarded gable. Steep 4-centred arched recessed window
openings with original paired arched traceried lights over lozenge paned casements,
all leaded. Splayed corners to left and right. South side wall facing road has
window identical to front windows and slate coped walling screening lean-to on left
with quatrefoil window opening.
Interior not inspected.
Entrance walling is rubble, quadrant-on-plan where linked to square-on-plan granite
gate-piers with tall recessed side panels. Wooden gate with rails braced below lock
rail and with dowelling above, and hung with self-closing bottom hinge. Hinged
keeper for holding gate open.
Complete and unextended early C19 lodge to Tullimaar qv, a good quality circa 1828

Listing NGR: SW7807938784

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

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