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Rowton Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Alberbury with Cardeston, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7071 / 52°42'25"N

Longitude: -2.9167 / 2°55'0"W

OS Eastings: 338158

OS Northings: 312548

OS Grid: SJ381125

Mapcode National: GBR B9.2JMF

Mapcode Global: WH8BR.57B1

Entry Name: Rowton Lodge

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308201

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258955

Location: Alberbury with Cardeston, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Alberbury with Cardeston

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Alberbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

15/50 Rowton Lodge

- II

Entrance lodge. Probably 1809-12, by Geoge Wyatt (1782-1856), with later
additions. Coursed Alberbury breccia rubble with red sandstone ashlar
dressings; hipped thatched roof. L-plan; Tudor Gothic style/cottage
orne. One storey. Integral brick end stack to right with star-shaped
shaft and brick stack to rear wing with 2 star-shaped shafts. Canted bay
to right: 1:2:1 diamond leaded casements with Tudor-arched lights and
chamfered reveals; 3-bay loggia/porch to left with chamfered Tudor arches,
diagonal buttress with chamfered offset, and one-bay return to left;
one-light casement within loggia and boarded door in return to right.
2-light casement in left-hand return front, and 1-, 2-, and 3-light casements
in right-hand return front. The rear wing has been extended twice (see
straight joints). Interior not inspected. Rowton Lodge is the south-eastern
entrance lodge to Rowton Castle (qv).

Listing NGR: SJ3815812548

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

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