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Latitude: 52.9283 / 52°55'42"N
Longitude: -3.0788 / 3°4'43"W
OS Eastings: 327579
OS Northings: 337315
OS Grid: SJ275373
Mapcode National: GBR 72.MGNP
Mapcode Global: WH78C.PN3F
Entry Name: Deerpark Lodge
Listing Date: 29 July 1998
Last Amended: 29 July 1998
Source ID: 20272
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: The lodge is on the original S aproach driveway from Baddy's Gate along the escarpment of the Afon Ceiriog to the Castle, placed where the drive passes through the boundary wall to the deer park.
Community: Chirk (Y Waun)
Locality: Chirk Castle
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Deerpark Lodge, also known as Middle Lodge, was built c1888 on the original access driveway first laid out by William Emes in the 1760s.
The lodge is built in a Tudor Domestic style of timber framing with white painted infill panels, set on a stone plinth wall. Ruabon type red tile roof, sprocketed over the front verandah. L-plan, with a boarded door in the angle under an open verandah supported on timber posts. Three and 4-light paned timber windows. The framing is decorative, and includes curved braces within the panels. Stone stack on the E gable end with offsetting steps and a brick flue, a fire window at the side facing up the road. The rear is gabled above battered stone walls taking up the steeply falling ground to the S.
Included as a picturesque late C19 lodge, which forms part of the park improvements of the later C19, and of group value with the deer park wall.
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