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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: IRON BRIDGE LODGE

List entry Number: 1138387

Location

IRON BRIDGE LODGE, ALDFORD APPROACH

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityPoulton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55348

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History

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Details

SJ 4160 POULTON C.P. ALDFORD APPROACH, (South West side) Eaton Park

9/151 Iron Bridge Lodge

G.V. II

Estate House 1894 by Douglas and Fordham for the 1st Duke of Westminster. Red Brick lower storey on projecting sandstone plinth; jettied half timbered upper storey; red tile gabled roofs; 2 chimneys with blue diapering and moulded brick spiral flues. Two storeys of 3 bays with a single storey gabled brick loggia on two shaped oak posts at north end (right, from river). Stone-dressed mullioned 2,3 and 4 light windows with ogee heads to lower storey; ogee headed oak-mullioned to upper storey, with two 4-light oriels surmounted by jettied gables containing small windows to attic. Heavily carved gable beams; openwork oak bargeboards with ornate finials. Rectangular leaded glazing with shaped panes at head of each light. Oak boarded doors (with ornate wrought iron hinges and handles) in stone-dressed openings. Interior: dog-leg staircase with shaped newels and moulded flat balusters; 6-panel doors with moulded stiles, muntins and rails and vertical mouldings at centres of panels. Of c1600 inspiration: picturesquely grouped with river and Iron Bridge (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ4177560081

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National Grid Reference: SJ 41775 60081

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