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Lodge to Friars Point House

A Grade II Listed Building in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3903 / 51°23'24"N

Longitude: -3.2791 / 3°16'44"W

OS Eastings: 311098

OS Northings: 166466

OS Grid: ST110664

Mapcode National: GBR HS.RRWV

Mapcode Global: VH6FR.3BV2

Entry Name: Lodge to Friars Point House

Listing Date: 30 July 1991

Last Amended: 30 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13457

Building Class: Domestic

Location: On the R of the gated entrance to the tree-lined drive of Friars Point House which lies in its own grounds at the W end of Barry Island.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Community: Barry (Y Barri)

Community: Barry

Locality: Barry Island

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

1890's lodge, not on the 1st Ed OS Map but shown on 2nd Ed OS Map, surveyed in 1898: Probably erected by Lord Windsor at the time when he laid out the grounds and carried out alterations to Friars Point House.

Exterior

Single-storey lodge with pebbledash elevations, painted quoins and rubble plinth. Hipped slate roof to centre with broad gable ended bay forward to front and raised gable to right hand side; wide boarded eaves, unfilled above collar level on the gables; square chimney to rear. Bay window to front with tripartite horned sash glazing. Open sided porch to RH corner with balustraded band over cusped arched front and side openings; turned columns retained abutting the house and renewed free-standing column to the corner.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with Friars Point House and the Gates and Gate piers at the drive entrance.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Gates and Gatepiers at drive entrance to Friars Point House
    Closing the eastern end of the tree lined drive, immediately in front of the lodge. Friars Point house is set in its own grounds at the W end of Barry Island.
  • II West Shelter and Amusement Arcade
    On the seafront promenade at the western end of Whitmore Bay
  • II Friars Point House
    At the W end of Barry Island facing Friars Point with broad sea views. Set in its own grounds and reached along a tree-lined and gated drive.
  • II Seafront Wall
    On the seafront of Whitmore Bay enclosing the northern edge of beach
  • II Pedestrian Bridge
    At the eastern end of Whitmore Bay spanning the pedestrian access tot he seafront promenade.
  • II Public Convenience
    At the eastern end of Whitmore Bay above the seafront promenade facing onto Friars Road
  • II East Shelter
    On the seafront promenade at the eastern end of Whitemore Bay
  • II Watchtower
    To SE of Whitehouse Cottage, built partly into slope.

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