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Ladys Bridge Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Martin's, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.9319 / 52°55'54"N

Longitude: -3.031 / 3°1'51"W

OS Eastings: 330796

OS Northings: 337662

OS Grid: SJ307376

Mapcode National: GBR 74.M88G

Mapcode Global: WH89J.DKXP

Entry Name: Ladys Bridge Lodge

Listing Date: 2 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367349

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255723

Location: St. Martin's, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: St. Martin's

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: St Martin's St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 33 NW
2/11 Lady's Bridge Lodge
Lodge. Probably c.1808-12 for Charlotte, Lady Dungannon; later additions
and alterations. Roughly coursed cobblestones from nearby river and tree
trunks acting as wall posts; slate roof with fretted bargeboards and carved
pendants. U-plan with slightly later full-length lean-to to rear; Rustic
Gothic style. Single storey. Ogee-headed windows to gables and to
outer walls, latter retaining latticed lights. Central nail-studded plank
door in pointed wood surround. 2 prominent integral stacks to back wall.
Lean-to to rear, constructed of uncoursed limestone rubble except fort cobble-
stones on side facing river, may be slightly later but also has pointed Gothic
windows, one with Y-tracery and latticed lights. According to an inscription
at Brynkinalt (Clwyd) Lady Dungannon 'embellished' the associated park between
c. 1808 and 1812 and it is likely that the lodge was built as part of this
scheme. Edward Hubbard, The Buildings of Wales, Clwyd (1986) pp. 112-13.

Listing NGR: SJ3079637662

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