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Bryngwilla Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Martin's, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9202 / 52°55'12"N

Longitude: -3.038 / 3°2'16"W

OS Eastings: 330307

OS Northings: 336370

OS Grid: SJ303363

Mapcode National: GBR 74.N0JV

Mapcode Global: WH89J.9VLN

Entry Name: Bryngwilla Lodge

Listing Date: 2 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054251

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255717

Location: St. Martin's, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: St. Martin's

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: St Martin's St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

ST. MARTIN'S C.P. B.5070 (north side)
SJ 33 NW
2/5 Bryngwilla Lodge
II

Entrance lodge, now disused. Early C19 for Charlotte, Lady Dungannon.
Tooled sandstone ashlar; low-pitched slate roof concealed by embattled parapet.
Castellated Gothic style. Central pointed archway with clustered columns
and embattled parapet, rounded to ends. Octagonal corner turrets to front
and rear, also with moulded cornice and embattled parapets plus cruciform-
shaped spike finials with globes to intersections. Lower side ranges,
forming living accommodation, also with cornice, embattled parapet and
octagonal corner turrets. Blind rectangular slits to turrets together
with mock gun-loops to tops of outer turrets. 3-light windows to flanking
ranges have intersecting tracery with cast-iron casements and moulded hood-
moulds. Flanking walls to left and right to front and rear, open to ends;
right formerly incorporating later lean-to. Wrought-iron gates to archway
have variety of Gothic motifs including rosettes, quatrefoils and poppy-
head finials. Rib-vaulted roof with wooden ribs and foliated plaster boss.
Round-headed arched recesses with stone seats to sides and ogee-headed door-
ways to flanking ranges with Gothic traceried panelling to doors. Interior:
flanking ranges retain original plaster cornices and wooden skirting boards
and dado rails. Early C19 fireplace to left range. Bryngwilla Lodge
stands at the entrance to the south drive to Brynkinalt (Clwyd), an early C17
house, extensively remodelled between c.1808 and c.1812. Edward Hubbard,
The Buildings of Wales, Clwyd (1986) pp. 112-13.


Listing NGR: SJ3030736370

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