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Lady's Bridge Lodge

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

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Coordinates

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

Plus Code: 9C4RWXJ9+QJ

Entry Name: Lady's 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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Description

SJ 33 NW
2/11

ST. MARTIN'S CP
COED GLANYRAFON
Lady's Bridge Lodge

GV
II
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. Two prominent integral stacks to back wall. Lean-to to rear, constructed of uncoursed limestone rubble except for cobblestones 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.

Listing NGR: SJ3079637662

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