© Mr Bob Cottrell ARPS AFIAP DPAGB
BARN AND STABLES TO WEST OF LODGE FARMHOUSE WITH ATTACHED WALL AND PIERS, 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
634-1/2/4 (West side (off))
06/05/86 Barn and stables to west of Lodge
Farmhouse, with attached wall and
(Formerly Listed as:
AUCKLAND CASTLE PARK
Lodge Farm barns with attached wall
and gate piers)
Barn. 1779. Rubble with herringbone tooling to ashlar quoins;
ashlar dressings; pantiled roof with stone gable coping. Walls
attached to front: coursed rubble with quoins and flat stone
coping. Walls attached to rear: coursed rubble with rounded
Barn one storey, one bay to front and 4 bays in return. South
elevation has flat stone lintel and sill to empty rectangular
opening; recessed blocking to lunette on bed of gable pediment
which has triangular reinforcing blocks at gable edge. Left
gable coping missing. Roof hipped at north end. Long returns
have vent slits and boarded doors; north elevation boarded
double doors. High walls attached to front and joining
farmhouse are coursed rubble with large ashlar quoins forming
yard entrance, and flat stone coping.
Low wall attached to rear east, partly renewed, joins former
hemmel walls and piers in farmyard, which are of
regularly-sized small square blocks, with coping of roughly
dressed semicircular stones, and have central quadrant curve
to square piers with moulded stone coping.
INTERIOR of barn shows tied roof trusses with diagonal struts.
Barn in poor condition at time of survey (1991).