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Doric Lodge Including Roadside Gates and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Wentworth, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.4733 / 53°28'23"N

Longitude: -1.415 / 1°24'54"W

OS Eastings: 438926

OS Northings: 397557

OS Grid: SK389975

Mapcode National: GBR LXK8.GM

Mapcode Global: WHDD4.7YFN

Entry Name: Doric Lodge Including Roadside Gates and Railings

Listing Date: 29 March 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335596

Location: Wentworth, Rotherham, S62

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Wentworth

Built-Up Area: Wentworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wentworth Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/89 Doric Lodge
including roadside
29.3.68 gates and railings.


Lodge, railings and gates. Early C19, possibly by Pritchett and Watson. For
the Wentworth estate. Ashlar sandstone, Welsh slate roof; iron rail ings and gates.
Lodge: in the manner of a tetrastyle Greek Doric temple set sideways on to
Hague Lane. Railings extend southwards along Hague Lane and incorporate
gateway. Lodge: 2 storeys with single-storey part to rear. 2-step
stylobate, fluted columns, triglyph frieze, mutule cornice and pediment.
Within portico: panelled door in architrave with console cornice and
recessed panel above; clasping pilasters. Wing wall set back to each
side has plinth, semi-domed niche, projecting end pier and cornice.
Right return: sash with glazing bars to ground-floor left, apron panel.
2 first-floor casements flank blind recessed panel. Triglyph frieze.
Low ridge stack. Left return: similar; only one glazed 1st-floor opening.

Railings: set in ashlar plinth. Round bars, some with forked bases.
Spiked finials above plain top rail. 4 square-sectioned gate-piers
each with openwork frame of vertical and diagonal bars, upswept apexes
with finials. Dogbars to central gates and side gates (one a fixed panel);
all in matching style. Railings terminate at corniced ashlar pier.

Listing NGR: SK3892697557

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