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West Lodge and Attached Forecourt Wall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wadworth, Doncaster

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Latitude: 53.4684 / 53°28'6"N

Longitude: -1.1474 / 1°8'50"W

OS Eastings: 456692

OS Northings: 397191

OS Grid: SK566971

Mapcode National: GBR NXFB.CD

Mapcode Global: WHDDG.B2VW

Entry Name: West Lodge and Attached Forecourt Wall

Listing Date: 5 June 1968

Last Amended: 26 November 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151506

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334845

Location: Wadworth, Doncaster, DN11

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Wadworth

Built-Up Area: Wadworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wadworth with Loversall

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


5/71 West Lodge and attached
5.6.68 forecourt wall
(formerly listed as
part of Wadworth Hall
Entrance Lodges)


Entrance lodge with attached wall. c1750. By James Paine for Josias
Wordsworth. Ashlar magnesian limestone, graduated Westmorland slate roof. 2
storeys, 3 x 1 bays; set as a pavilion facing East Lodqe (q.v.) across the
entrance to Wadworth Hall (q.v.); attached wall with gateway lines west side
of forecourt to the hall. Lodge: plinth; round-arched arcading with openings
to each floor within recessed panels. Central doorway with C20 door and 4-
pane overlight in architrave with rusticated surround and double keystone
breaking into pediment. Flanking 24-pane sashes with double keystones. 1st
floor: impost band beneath unequally-hung 12-pane sashes; voussoirs aligned
with courses. Eaves cornice forms gutter to hipped roof with small stone
stack to front of ridge on right. Left return: round-arched recess with
Venetian window having blind side lights to a 24-pane sash. Forecourt wall
(set back, to front right): near lodge is a doorway in raised panel with
cornice; copings sweep down to lower section of wall on right which links
with wing walls of hall.
M. Girouard, 'Wadworth Hall, Yorkshire', Country Life, September 1st, 1966
pp 494-498.

Listing NGR: SK5669397212

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