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Entrance Gateway and Attached Railings at the Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Swallownest, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.3626 / 53°21'45"N

Longitude: -1.2978 / 1°17'51"W

OS Eastings: 446829

OS Northings: 385308

OS Grid: SK468853

Mapcode National: GBR MYCK.TB

Mapcode Global: WHDDS.1R91

Plus Code: 9C5W9P72+2V

Entry Name: Entrance Gateway and Attached Railings at the Lodge

Listing Date: 1 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151885

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335895

Location: Aston cum Aughton, Rotherham, S26

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Aston cum Aughton

Built-Up Area: Swallownest

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Aston cum Aughton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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(south side),
6/20 Entrance gateway and
attached railings at
The Lodge
Gateway with attached railings. Mid C19. For the Aston Hall estate. Ashlar
sandstone piers, cast- and wrought-iron railings. Large double gate with
side gates and railings extending for approximately 9 metres to each side.
Piers: square and each with plinth, sunken-panelled shaft egg-and-dart
enriched cornice and surmounted by tripod torchere. Gates: each has central
roundel of Greek fret ornament around central rose, side panels with
anthemion motifs, top rail with cast spear-head finials. Axe-head finial to
meeting stile of double gate; its lock with impressed mark "WALKER / WALMGATE
/ YORK", Railings to left set in curve an plinth wall have spear-head
finials and plain ashlar end pier; similar straight length of railings on
right with end pier. Forms main entrance to Aston Hall (now known as Aughton
Court q.v.).

Listing NGR: SK4682885309

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