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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1176502
English Heritage Legacy ID: 255560
Location: Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11
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
SJ 2830-2930 OSWESTRY C.P. MOUNT ROAD (north-east side)
11/87 Gateway lodge, gates
10.9.51 railings at south
entrance to Brogyntyn
Park (formerly listed
as Brogyntyn Park Lodge)
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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