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Entrance Lodge at Ripley St Thomas School

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0403 / 54°2'25"N

Longitude: -2.7998 / 2°47'59"W

OS Eastings: 347718

OS Northings: 460778

OS Grid: SD477607

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWQ.ND

Mapcode Global: WH846.YPXZ

Entry Name: Entrance Lodge at Ripley St Thomas School

Listing Date: 18 February 1970

Last Amended: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194929

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383040

Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Town: Lancaster

Electoral Ward/Division: Scotforth West

Built-Up Area: Lancaster

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Lancaster St Mary with St John and St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


1685-1/1/345 (West side)
18/02/70 Entrance lodge at Ripley St Thomas
(Formerly Listed as:
Lodge and adjacent entrance gateway
at Ripley St Thomas' School)


Entrance lodge. 1885. By Paley and Austin. Snecked sandstone
rubble with slate roof. L-plan, with gabled cross-wing at
left. One storey with attic. The cross-wing has a
single-storey 6-light stone bowed window with coped parapet.
The attic storey is lit by a 3-light mullioned window with
blind trefoil heads to the lights.
The main range has a 3-light double-chamfered mullioned
window. To its left, in the angle with the cross-wing, is an
open porch under a slated lean-to roof supported on timber
posts, 2 of which are turned, with their heads connected by
flat timber ogee arches, and with a low timber balustrade. The
doorway has moulded stone jambs and a shaped lintel dated
'1885'. Both gables have copings. Chimneys with clustered
shafts at left and at rear towards the right.

Listing NGR: SD4771860778

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

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