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Gateway and Flanking Walls to Former Ladysmith Barracks, Ashton-under-Lyne

Description: Gateway and Flanking Walls to Former Ladysmith Barracks

Grade: II
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

Location: 52 The Ladysmith, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside OL6 8HS

Locality: Ashton-under-Lyne
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: OL6 8HS

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Listing Text

SD 90 SE (south-west side)

2/21 Gateway and
flanking walls
to former

12/01/67 and 9/12/86

- II

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

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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