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Latitude: 53.2729 / 53°16'22"N
Longitude: -3.5304 / 3°31'49"W
OS Eastings: 298037
OS Northings: 376196
OS Grid: SH980761
Mapcode National: GBR 3ZSL.GG
Mapcode Global: WH658.RZ1S
Entry Name: Llwyni Lodge Gate Piers
Listing Date: 5 August 1997
Last Amended: 5 August 1997
Source ID: 18675
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: Located on the S side of the A547 and adjacent to Llwyni Lodge, originally providing access to the former N avenue to Kinmel Park which begins at Morfa Lodge.
Locality: Kinmel, Coed-y-drive
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Probably built shortly after 1863, when St Asaph Turnpike road line was moved to the line of the old A55, to provide the main entrance to Kinmel. Probably to the design of Thomas Hopper, who adopted the Greek style for the new main house at Kinmel.
Sandstone ashlar, panelled, with a carved Grecian fret and a fluted square cap band carrying small crouching lions. The original iron gates and stanchions are missing.
Included for group value with the Grade I Llwyni Lodge and as specially good gate-piers.
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