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Iron Bridge Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldford, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1347 / 53°8'4"N

Longitude: -2.8717 / 2°52'18"W

OS Eastings: 341775

OS Northings: 360081

OS Grid: SJ417600

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.6JY9

Mapcode Global: WH88M.VGPQ

Entry Name: Iron Bridge Lodge

Listing Date: 2 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55348

Location: Poulton and Pulford, Cheshire West and Chester, CH4

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Poulton and Pulford

Built-Up Area: Aldford

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Eccleston St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(South West side)
Eaton Park

9/151 Iron Bridge Lodge


Estate House 1894 by Douglas and Fordham for the 1st Duke of
Westminster. Red Brick lower storey on projecting sandstone plinth;
jettied half timbered upper storey; red tile gabled roofs; 2 chimneys
with blue diapering and moulded brick spiral flues. Two storeys of 3
bays with a single storey gabled brick loggia on two shaped oak posts
at north end (right, from river). Stone-dressed mullioned 2,3 and 4
light windows with ogee heads to lower storey; ogee headed
oak-mullioned to upper storey, with two 4-light oriels surmounted by
jettied gables containing small windows to attic. Heavily carved
gable beams; openwork oak bargeboards with ornate finials.
Rectangular leaded glazing with shaped panes at head of each light.
Oak boarded doors (with ornate wrought iron hinges and handles) in
stone-dressed openings.
Interior: dog-leg staircase with shaped newels and moulded flat
balusters; 6-panel doors with moulded stiles, muntins and rails and
vertical mouldings at centres of panels.
Of c1600 inspiration: picturesquely grouped with river and Iron Bridge

Listing NGR: SJ4177560081

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

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