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Entrance Gates at South West Entrance to Battersea Park, Wandsworth

Description: Entrance Gates at South West Entrance to Battersea Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 207212

OS Grid Reference: TQ2765376712
OS Grid Coordinates: 527653, 176712
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4750, -0.1633

Location: Cambridge Road, Wandsworth, Greater London SW11 4QN

Locality: Wandsworth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW11 4QN

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Listing Text

(north side)
TQ 2776 7/9 Entrance gates at
south-west entrance
to Battersea Park
Entrance gates. c1891 for London County Council. Outer pedestrian gateways are of
Portland stone,in Arts and Crafts style. Nowy-headed coping; floating cornice above
tall keystone with carved Art-Nouveau style female head; moulded stone architrave
frames semi-circular arched doorway. Wrought-iron pedestrian gates and ramped
carriage gates, with scrolled ironwork to upper panels and spear finials. Flanking
wrought-iron screen walls, are ramped up to pedestrian gates. One of 4 such
entrances to Battersea Park designed in the 1850s by James Pennethorne.

Listing NGR: TQ2765376712

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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