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Gateway Lodge, Gates and Associated Railings at South Entrance to Brogyntyn Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.864 / 52°51'50"N

Longitude: -3.0654 / 3°3'55"W

OS Eastings: 328372

OS Northings: 330147

OS Grid: SJ283301

Mapcode National: GBR 72.RRWM

Mapcode Global: WH78R.W8GQ

Entry Name: Gateway Lodge, Gates and Associated Railings at South Entrance to Brogyntyn Park

Listing Date: 10 September 1951

Last Amended: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255560

Location: Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry

Built-Up Area: Croesowallt

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 2830-2930 OSWESTRY C.P. MOUNT ROAD (north-east side)

11/87 Gateway lodge, gates
and associated
10.9.51 railings at south
entrance to Brogyntyn
Park (formerly listed
as Brogyntyn Park Lodge)

- II

Gateway lodge, gates and associated railings. 1815 by Benjamin Gummow.
Sandstone ashlar and ashlar-faced red brick. Large round-headed Triumphal
archway flanked by lower square projections (former lodge-keeper's
accomodation) with wrought-iron railings on low quadrant walls, terminating
in subsidiary entrances to left and right; Greek Revival style.
Moulded round arch to gateway has scrolled keystone and moulded entablature
with dentilled cornice; further moulded cornices at impost level
supported on couple Ionic columns; flanking projections also have
moulded cornices and string courses, round-arched recesses to front
and rear formerly with sash windows but now infilled; access to
projections through 6-panel doors in round-arched side recesses beneath
archway. Ornamental wrought-iron gates to centre have 2 tiers of
spear-shaped finials and urn-capped standards, motifs also used on
the railings to left and right (left now missing); subsidiary entrances
to left and right have plain moulded entablatures and wrought-iron
gates. Spur stones and paving beneath main arch. Brogyntyn Hall is
not included in this list. B.O.E. pp. 84-5; Tim Mowl and Brian Earnshaw,
Trumpet at a Distant Gate (1985) p. IX.

Listing NGR: SJ2837230147

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