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Description: Gateway and Flanking Walls to Former Ladysmith Barracks
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212669
OS Grid Reference: SD9560400284
OS Grid Coordinates: 395604, 400284
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4992, -2.0677
ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE MOSSLEY ROAD
SD 90 SE (south-west side)
2/21 Gateway and
12/01/67 and 9/12/86
Entrance portal and flanking walls. 1842-3. Ashlar and roughly dressed stone
respectively. Portal with large segmental-arched carriage entrance flanked by small
pedestrian entrances. Cast-iron gates. "Ladysmith Barracks" inscribed as voussoirs
(apparently in c1920) below plain band and pediment. Similar band and pediment
above pedestrian entrances in a plain classical manner. Flanking walls 30 metres
on either side approximately 5 metres in height.
Listing NGR: SD9560400284
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Source: English Heritage
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