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Llwyni Lodge Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Abergele, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2729 / 53°16'22"N

Longitude: -3.5304 / 3°31'49"W

OS Eastings: 298037

OS Northings: 376196

OS Grid: SH980761

Mapcode National: GBR 3ZSL.GG

Mapcode Global: WH658.RZ1S

Entry Name: Llwyni Lodge Gate Piers

Listing Date: 5 August 1997

Last Amended: 5 August 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18675

Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces

Location: Located on the S side of the A547 and adjacent to Llwyni Lodge, originally providing access to the former N avenue to Kinmel Park which begins at Morfa Lodge.

County: Conwy

Town: Abergele

Community: Abergele

Community: Abergele

Locality: Kinmel, Coed-y-drive

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

Probably built shortly after 1863, when St Asaph Turnpike road line was moved to the line of the old A55, to provide the main entrance to Kinmel. Probably to the design of Thomas Hopper, who adopted the Greek style for the new main house at Kinmel.

Exterior

Sandstone ashlar, panelled, with a carved Grecian fret and a fluted square cap band carrying small crouching lions. The original iron gates and stanchions are missing.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with the Grade I Llwyni Lodge and as specially good gate-piers.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • I Llwyni Lodge, also known as the Golden Lodge and Gate Lodge
    The Lodge stands on the side of the A547 Rhuddlan Road at the inner S end of the avenue leading to Kinmel Hall, but now on the N margin of the main A55 Holyhead Road. The lodge stands on a slightly ra
  • II Terfyn Wellhead
    At the corner where an unclassified road branches N from St Asaph Road, 1km W of Bodelwyddan Village.
  • II 4 Terfyn Cottages
    Group of eight semi-detached cottages at Terfyn, on St Asaph Road 1 km west of Bodelwyddan Village.
  • II 3 Terfyn Cottages
    Group of 8 semi-detached cottages at Terfyn, on St Asaph Road 1km W of Bodelwyddan Village.
  • II 2 Terfyn Cottages
    Group of eight semi-detached cottages at Terfyn, on St Asaph Road 1 km west of Bodelwyddan Village.
  • II 5 Terfyn Cottages
    Group of 8 semi-detached cottages at Terfyn, on St Asaph Road 1km W of Bodelwyddan Village.
  • II 1 Terfyn Cottages
    Group of 8 semi-detached cottages at Terfyn, on St Asaph Road 1km W of Bodelwyddan Village. Low stone wall to front garden.
  • II 6 Terfyn Cottages
    Group of eight semi-detached cottages at Terfyn, on St Asaph Road 1 km west of Bodelwyddan Village.

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