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Summerhouse Approximately 110 Metres South East of Lady's Bridge Lodge, St Martin's

Description: Summerhouse Approximately 110 Metres South East of Lady's Bridge Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 255725

OS Grid Reference: SJ3087237591
OS Grid Coordinates: 330872, 337591
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9313, -3.0298

Location: St Martins, Shropshire SY11 3EF

Locality: St Martin's
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 3EF

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Listing Text

SJ 33 NW
2/13 Summerhouse approx.
110m south-east of Lady's
Bridge Lodge.
Summerhouse. Probably c.1808-12 for Charlotte, Lady Dungannon. Red brick
with sandstone ashlar dressings, embattled parapet and pediment concealing
corrugated iron roof. Gothic style; polygonal plan. 3 pointed arches
divided by brick pilasters terminating in ornamental stone finials.
Embattled parapet, moulded cornice and central pediment with blind quatrefoil.
According to an inscription at Brynkinalt (Clwyd) Lady Dungannon 'embellished'
the associated park between c.1808-12 and it is likely that the summer-
house was built as part of this scheme. Edward Hubbard, The Buildings of Wales,
Clwyd (1986) pp.112-13.

Listing NGR: SJ3087237591

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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