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Ormskirk Lodge with Attached Screen Wall and Gate Pier

A Grade II Listed Building in Lathom, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5763 / 53°34'34"N

Longitude: -2.8255 / 2°49'31"W

OS Eastings: 345439

OS Northings: 409175

OS Grid: SD454091

Mapcode National: GBR 8WQ2.2Q

Mapcode Global: WH86J.KCRN

Entry Name: Ormskirk Lodge with Attached Screen Wall and Gate Pier

Listing Date: 11 August 1972

Last Amended: 1 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297547

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386297

Location: Lathom, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Lathom

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Ormskirk St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


663-1/5/59 (East side)
11/08/72 Ormskirk Lodge with attached screen
wall and gate pier
(Formerly Listed as:
Ormskirk Lodge and Lathom Lodge
(with attached wall and remaining


Entrance lodge to Lathom Park, with attached screen wall and
gate pier. c.1730, altered. By Giacomo Leoni. Sandstone ashlar
and coursed squared sandstone, slate roof. Gate pier adjacent
to drive, with concave quadrant walls to front and rear, lodge
attached to the latter. The lodge is octagonal in plan, 2
storeys, with a plinth, rusticated ground floor, 1st-floor
band and altered eaves; a square-headed doorway in the south
side, with Gibbs surround and altered door; tall windows at
ground floor with altered glazing (18-pane top-hung
casements), and square 9-pane windows at 1st floor. Chimney
and small C20 extension to rear. The high screen walls are
ramped up at the south end to meet the gate pier, which has
pilasters with emphatic frost-worked bands, a pediment, and a
round-headed niche with a keystone. Forms group with Lathom
Lodge (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD4543909175

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

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