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North Lodge and Wall to Stanhope Castle (Castle Lodge)

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7481 / 54°44'53"N

Longitude: -2.0079 / 2°0'28"W

OS Eastings: 399586

OS Northings: 539236

OS Grid: NY995392

Mapcode National: GBR GFFJ.2Q

Mapcode Global: WHB3D.4X3F

Entry Name: North Lodge and Wall to Stanhope Castle (Castle Lodge)

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231528

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406636

Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Built-Up Area: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Stanhope and Rookhope

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NY 9939
(South side)
34/204 North Lodge and
wall to Stanhope
Castle (Castle

Lodge and wall to Stanhope Castle. Early C19 for Cuthbert Rippon. Lodge
sandstone ashlar with plinth; rear half sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings;
roof not visible. Wall coursed rubble with ashlar parapet. Lodge: 2 storeys,
4 bays. Shouldered surround to patterned boarded door in fourth bay with small
window to right and 2-light window above. 3 left windows,variously shouldered
or with round-headed lights, in 2-storey canted left bay, are all of 2 lights.
Projecting parapet has raised panel over canted bay, containing coat of arms.
Rear ashlar corniced chimney.

Wall has stepped battlemented parapet-canted back to hold segmental-headed
arch; boarded door to right of arch.

Listing NGR: NY9958639235

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

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