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Royle Lodge and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7973 / 53°47'50"N

Longitude: -2.2535 / 2°15'12"W

OS Eastings: 383398

OS Northings: 433469

OS Grid: SD833334

Mapcode National: GBR DSPJ.XJ

Mapcode Global: WHB7X.CT49

Entry Name: Royle Lodge and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 31 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467079

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB12

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Town: Burnley

Electoral Ward/Division: Daneshouse with Stoneyholme

Built-Up Area: Burnley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burnley West All Saints St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


BURNLEY

SD83SW HOLME ROAD, Stoneyholme
906-1/3/251 (West side)
31/10/73 Royle Lodge and gate piers

II

Entrance lodge to former Royle Hall (demolished), with 2 gate
piers. Gate piers probably early to mid C18; lodge probably
mid C19, altered and recently extended.
The gate piers, of sandstone ashlar, approx 1 metre square in
plan and approx 3 metres high, each have a plain frieze,
moulded cornice and a chamfered and moulded pyramidal pedestal
with a ball finial.
The lodge, of coursed sandstone rubble with quoins and a stone
slate roof, is L-plan, in Jacobean style, one-and-a-half
storeys, with a 1-window east gable to the drive, a short
1-window gabled north wing and an added lean-to porch in the
angle. Both gables have gable copings with kneelers, both have
a large formerly 3-light mullioned window at ground floor with
a chamfered surround but now lacking the mullions, the east
gable has a 2-light mullioned window above and the north gable
has a stepped 3-light mullioned window, both these with
hood-moulds. The south side has a tall chimney stack with
coupled flues. Extensive C20 single-storey additions to south
and west sides, in matching materials.
INTERIOR not inspected.


Listing NGR: SD8339833469

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

Description


BURNLEY

SD83SW HOLME ROAD, Stoneyholme
906-1/3/251 (West side)
31/10/73 Royle Lodge and gate piers

II

Entrance lodge to former Royle Hall (demolished), with 2 gate
piers. Gate piers probably early to mid C18; lodge probably
mid C19, altered and recently extended.
The gate piers, of sandstone ashlar, approx 1 metre square in
plan and approx 3 metres high, each have a plain frieze,
moulded cornice and a chamfered and moulded pyramidal pedestal
with a ball finial.
The lodge, of coursed sandstone rubble with quoins and a stone
slate roof, is L-plan, in Jacobean style, one-and-a-half
storeys, with a 1-window east gable to the drive, a short
1-window gabled north wing and an added lean-to porch in the
angle. Both gables have gable copings with kneelers, both have
a large formerly 3-light mullioned window at ground floor with
a chamfered surround but now lacking the mullions, the east
gable has a 2-light mullioned window above and the north gable
has a stepped 3-light mullioned window, both these with
hood-moulds. The south side has a tall chimney stack with
coupled flues. Extensive C20 single-storey additions to south
and west sides, in matching materials.
INTERIOR not inspected.


Listing NGR: SD8339833469

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