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Lodge to Maesmawr Hall (including Gate Piers)

A Grade II Listed Building in Guilsfield, Powys

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Latitude: 52.6788 / 52°40'43"N

Longitude: -3.2286 / 3°13'42"W

OS Eastings: 317033

OS Northings: 309723

OS Grid: SJ170097

Mapcode National: GBR 9W.4CSS

Mapcode Global: WH79G.CXTQ

Plus Code: 9C4RMQHC+GH

Entry Name: Lodge to Maesmawr Hall (including Gate Piers)

Listing Date: 22 February 1995

Last Amended: 22 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15809

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located at the junction of the driveway with the main road, E of Maesmawr Hall.

County: Powys

Community: Guilsfield (Cegidfa)

Community: Guilsfield

Locality: Maesmawr

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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c1860-70 Tudor style lodge probably by W.H.Hill, architect of Shrewsbury, who carried out work to develop a sporting estate at Maesmawr.


Brick with stone dressings. Roof tiled in bands of plain and fishscale tiles, plain ridge with large timber finials and shaped openwork bargeboards. One storey, cross plan with the arm to W longer and having a 3-bay open timber verandah providing covered access to the part glazed door. Each gable is jettied below eaves level on stone corbels and moulded stone jetty beams, framed into the window surrounds which stand proud of the wall on a corbel table. Windows varied on theme of small lights over larger lights all with Tudor arches. Stack with stone head at the root of the N wing. This wing has been extended in C20.

Two gatepiers are retained and are of square stone with chamfered corners and two-stage weathered caps over a cavetto and necking moulding.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a well-preserved example of an estate lodge, which, with the gatepiers, have historical associations with the Grade II* Maesmawr Hall.

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  • II* Maesmawr Hall
    Located in a narrow valley, approached by a long driveway from Maesmawr Road, and is set in its own landscaped grounds.
  • II Moydog-fach
    Located on a platform site on the S facing slope of Y Figyn, and reached by a long farm road from the Welshpool to Llanfair Caereinion road through Frochas.
  • II Cefn Pentre
    Three km approx SE of the village of Meifod, approached from a narrow lane which runs NW of the B4392, which it leaves half a km NE of Maesmawr Hall.
  • II Detached farm range at Cefn Pentre
    Parallel to the main range, set back to its right.

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