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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: HARRINGWORTH LODGE

List entry Number: 1040116

Location

HARRINGWORTH LODGE, DEENE ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireEast NorthamptonshireDistrict AuthorityHarringworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 23-May-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 232990

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HARRINGWORTH DEENE ROAD SP 99 NW 3/123 (west side) 23.5.67 Harringworth Lodge

GV II

The building shall be upgraded to II* (star) -------------------------------------------------

HARRINGWORTH DEENE ROAD SP99NW (West side) 3/123 Harringworth Lodge 23/05/67 GV II Hunting lodge, now farmhouse. C13 origins, present building dates from C15 for the la Zouche family, with late C16/early C17 and early C19 additions. Regular coursed limestone, limestone ashlar and close studded timber framing. Collyweston slate roof. Originally rectangular plan, probably with one large chamber now irregular T-shape. 2 storeys with attic. Main front of 5 irregular bays. Bay, to right of centre, breaks forward as an early C19 wing at right angles to main range. 2-window range of C19 and C20 casements, to first floor of centre 2 bays, and one C19 casement to ground floor, set in chamfered wood surround under a C16 hood mould. 4-panel door, under wood lintel, to right. Single-stage buttress to left of door. One-window range with C19 casement, to left, has C19 plank door, to right, under wood lintel. 2-stage ashlar buttresses to either side of this bay. The ground floor of this range is mainly ashlar with a section of regular coursed limestone to centre of range. The upper floor of the centre 2 bays is timber framed, now rendered. Moulded stone string course, between floors, and moulded stone cornice at eaves. Stone stacks at ridge and and. Bay to far right has one-window range of cross-windows, with iron casement under wood lintels. Right return wall, of early C19 wing, has a similar 2-window range. A 4-panelled door to right, under wood lintel, is now the main entrance, Left return of same wing has an irregular one-window range of cross-windows under wood lintels. C19 one-window range, attached to far left, has casement windows under shallow stone arches. Rear elevation has lean-to, with catslide roof, to left of centre. 3-window range of casements to first floor centre and right. One casement window, to first floor far left, is under wood lintel and has 2 large corbels at cill level, probably medieval, reset. Central 4-panel door is under wood lintel. Doorway in return wall of lean-to. Lower walls are mainly ashlar, with central infill section of regular coursed limestone corresponding to a similar techneque at main front. The upper floor is timber framed with rendering, with some evidence of stone slate infill. There is a moulded stone string course, between floors, with centre section, on this elevation, in timber. Interior; entrance hall, in early C19 wing, has staircase with stick balustrade, square newels and quarter landings. C15 two-light stone mullion window, to right of stair, is in main wall of original building and has cusped ogee-head lights with a blank shield in the spandrels. Room, to left of main front, has large open fireplace, now blocked. Centre room has corbelling at ceiling level, supporting first floor fireplaces and large spine beam. 2 rooms, to far left of main front, each have remains of open fireplace; one room has stopped-chamfered bressumer and spine beam. First floor room, to far right, has stop-chamfered stone door surround. Original roof remains to centre 3 bays with swell head posts, cambered tie beams, clasped purlins and curved wind braces. The bays to the left and right of the centre 3 bays were added in the late C16/early C17. The deer park was first created by William do Cantelupe in 1234. A large fish pond to the south of the lodge was also probably part of the original park. (RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p87)

Listing NGR: SP9320895269

Selected Sources

Other
Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire, (1984)

National Grid Reference: SP 93208 95269

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