History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Castellated Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Claughton, Wirral

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.3953 / 53°23'43"N

Longitude: -3.0534 / 3°3'12"W

OS Eastings: 330046

OS Northings: 389236

OS Grid: SJ300892

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y35.QL

Mapcode Global: WH876.2X7G

Plus Code: 9C5R9WWW+4J

Entry Name: Castellated Lodge

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Last Amended: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282510

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389292

Location: Wirral, CH43

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Claughton

Built-Up Area: Birkenhead

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Birkenhead St James

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Find accommodation in



789-1/7/135 (North East side)
28/03/74 No.78
Castellated Lodge
(Formerly Listed as:
Entrance gateway consisting of
Castellated Lodge and 5 gatepiers)


Lodge to Birkenhead Park. c1843-47. By Lewis Hornblower and
John Robertson under the direction of Sir Joseph Paxton.
Coursed and squared rubble with leaded roof. 2 storeys,
asymmetrical plan comprised of a series of towers. Main tower
advanced to left, with single storey flat roofed porch in
angle, and 3-light mullioned and transomed window on each
floor. Angle buttresses and embattled projecting parapet.
Similar tower recessed to right, and octagonal tower to rear.
Forms part of the original development of Birkenhead Park.

Listing NGR: SJ3004689236

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.