Accessibility

Font Size

100% 150% 200%

Background Colour

Default Contrast
Close Reset

In recognition of the essential restrictions and measures imposed by the Scottish and UK Governments, we have closed all sites, depots and offices, including the HES Archives and Library, with immediate effect. Read our latest statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19).

GATE LODGE

Back to search

A building located at the gateway or entrance to an estate, park or other enclosed area of land.

Related Terms

Term Note
COUNTRY HOUSE A rural residence or mansion.
ESTATE An extensive landed property, usually in the country.
ESTATE OFFICE An office for the administration of a town or country estate.
FISHING LODGE A building used by fishing parties, often located on an estate.
GARDENERS LODGE A building for the use and accommodation of gardeners. Usually set in the grounds of a large house or estate.
GATE A moveable structure used to allow or prevent passage through an opening, usually in a wall, fence or other barrier.
GATEHOUSE A gateway with one or more chambers over the entrance arch; the flanking towers housing stairs and additional rooms. Use with wider site type where known.
GATEWAY A substantial structure supporting or surrounding a gate. May be ornate or monumental, and have associated structures such as lodges, tollbooths, guard houses etc..
LODGE A small building, often inhabited by a gatekeeper, gamekeeper or similar. Use specific type where known.

Heritagedata.org: Linked Data resource