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Bede Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.776 / 54°46'33"N

Longitude: -1.5899 / 1°35'23"W

OS Eastings: 426480

OS Northings: 542424

OS Grid: NZ264424

Mapcode National: GBR KFB6.LQ

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.K64Y

Entry Name: Bede Lodge

Listing Date: 10 July 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310200

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110440

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Neville's Cross

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Margaret of Antioch

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 24 SE (South side)

4/385 Bede Lodge

Cemetery lodge and chapel, now house. Dated 1867 on left return lintel.
Chapel of coursed rubble with ashlar plinth and dressings, lodge rendered with
ashlar dressings; roofs of graduated dark slates with flat stone gable copings;
rendered chimneys. L-plan. Chapel has one storey, one bay and 3 in return.
Gabled front has wide 2-centred arch containing inserted boarded doors; cusped
canopied niche above has statue of bearded saint, book in left hand and right
hand broken off (possibly St. Cuthbert holding head of St. Oswald); roll-moulded
gablets on gable coping and carved cross finial. Steeply-pitched roof. 3 small
lancets in returns, one cusped and brought from the C13 Harbour House chapel,
Framwellgate Moor. Right return has rear square turret with pyramidal roof;
trefoil ventilators on each side.

Interior: painted plaster with ashlar dressings; scissor-braced roof.

Lodge of one storey and attics, 3 bays has door under flat stone lintel to left
of chapel and painted boarded section in first bay. Right return, continuous
with chapel, has 2 ground-floor sashes with blind tympana over Carnarvon heads,
and one in gable peak with shouldered lintel.

Later left extension of one storey, 2 bays.

Listing NGR: NZ2648042424

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

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