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Wynt Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawarden, Flintshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.183 / 53°10'58"N

Longitude: -3.0203 / 3°1'13"W

OS Eastings: 331910

OS Northings: 365583

OS Grid: SJ319655

Mapcode National: GBR 74.3JTR

Mapcode Global: WH88C.K8Y6

Entry Name: Wynt Lodge

Listing Date: 16 November 1994

Last Amended: 16 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15058

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Set back behind the Hawarden Castle park wall.

County: Flintshire

Community: Hawarden (Penarl√Ęg)

Community: Hawarden

Built-Up Area: Sandycroft

Traditional County: Flintshire

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History

By H.S. Goodhart-Rendel for Henry Neville Gladstone, first Baron Gladstone, and Maud Ernestine, Lady Gladstone, the architect's aunt. Built in 1923, in simplified French Renaissance style, apparently following the Gladstones' return from a holiday in France.

Exterior

One and a half storeys under a steeply-pitched hipped roof of dwarf slates, with a central stone stack with moulded cap. Of fine, dressed sandstone, uncoursed. Symmetrical entrance front. Central entrance with plain projecting architrave and simply moulded label. 6-panelled, recessed door. Flanking 20-pane flush sash windows to ground floor with a plain, broad string-course above. Large dormers to entrance and flanking elevations with 16-pane sashes. Stone plaque above entrance inscribed `H.N.G and M.E.G 1923.' Stepped down to the R a single-storey projection with hippedroof as before. Plain recessed entrance via 3 stepps, and with 6-panelled door. Small, 6-pane flush casement to L.

Assymetrical rear (street facing) facade. To the R, and off-centre, a half-round projecting stair turret with conical roof and large, gothic-style window with intersecting tracery. Plain interior.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as an important example of small-scale domestic architecture by this eminent architect.

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