History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Lodge to Cemetary

A Grade II Listed Building in Offa, Wrexham

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0387 / 53°2'19"N

Longitude: -3.0049 / 3°0'17"W

OS Eastings: 332715

OS Northings: 349523

OS Grid: SJ327495

Mapcode National: GBR 75.DNKL

Mapcode Global: WH88Y.TW89

Plus Code: 9C5R2XQW+F2

Entry Name: Lodge to Cemetary

Listing Date: 31 January 1994

Last Amended: 31 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 1808

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated immediately inside the gates of the cemetery on Ruabon Road.

County: Wrexham

Community: Offa

Community: Offa

Built-Up Area: Wrexham

Traditional County: Denbighshire

Tagged with: Gatehouse

Find accommodation in
Wrexham

History

The cemetery was established 1874-6 and its layout was by Yeaman Strachan, with William Turner as architect of the lodge and chapels.

Exterior

Rock faced random rubble with ashlar dressings and slate roof with terracotta cresting and finials. 2 storeyed, L-plan with gabled porch in angle with left hand wing. Shallow segmentally arched doorway and pierced bargeboards to porch gable. 3-light wood mullioned and transomed window with small upper panes on each floor in the gable of this wing, with half-hipped roof over. Similar windows in north-facing gable, and in rear. Axial and end wall stacks.

Reasons for Listing

Group value with cemetery chapels, and gates, gatepiers and railings to cemetery.

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.