© Mr Bob Cottrell ARPS AFIAP DPAGB
STABLES AND BARN TO EAST OF LODGE FARMHOUSE WITH WALLS ATTACHED, A 688 (west off)
BISHOP AUCKLAND, WEAR VALLEY, DURHAM
Mr Bob Cottrell ARPS AFIAP DPAGB
05 May 2006
06 May 1986
Date of last amendment:
23 May 1994
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NZ23SW A 688
634-1/2/5 (West side (off))
06/05/86 Stables and barn to east of Lodge
Farmhouse with walls attached
(Formerly Listed as:
AUCKLAND CASTLE PARK
Lodge Farm barns with attached wall
Stables and barn with walls attached. 1779 with C20 barn roof.
Coursed rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings. Corrugated
asbestos roof with louvred ridge ventilators on barn; pantiled
roof on stable.
One-storey, one-bay gable to south; left return facing yard
has 2 storeys, 5:5 openings, the barn at left higher. South
elevation has flat stone lintel to central boarded opening;
voussoirs and recessed blocking to semicircular arch resting
on bed of gable pediment, gable edges reinforced with
triangular blocks. Steeply-pitched roof to stable range brings
ridge to same height as barn; barn has 3 raised gabled ridge
Left return to yard has barn at left with boarded door and
wedge stone lintel inserted in blocked full-height arched
opening, hinge pins still in place in block jambs. Slit vents
on ground floor and at centre right above, 2 louvred vents
flanking slit at right above.
Lower stable block to right has flat stone lintels to 2
boarded stable doors and thin wood lintel to third; flat stone
sills to stable lights.
INTERIOR shows opposed barn doors, deep splays to vent slits;
king post roof trusses with diagonal struts; side purlins and
vertical board ridge purlin.