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Piers and Railings to Front of Town Hall Including Steps, Barnsley

Description: Piers and Railings to Front of Town Hall Including Steps

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333697

OS Grid Reference: SE3440006517
OS Grid Coordinates: 434400, 406517
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5542, -1.4822

Location: Lancaster Gate, Barnsley S70 2AD

Locality: Barnsley
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S70 2AD

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Listing Text

SE3406SW (west side),
8/11 Piers and railings
9/11 to front of Town Hall
including steps.
Piers, railings and steps. 1933 by Briggs and Thornely of Liverpool. Square,
panelled Portland stone piers, dwarf walls and heavy cast-iron railings, with
round fluted bars, square bosses, pineapple finials and round rails. The corner
piers have ornamental cast-iron lamp standards, 2 of which have early lamp housing.
The railings enclose two landscaped areas between which are wide flights of stone
steps and the War Memorial (q.v.).
Important townscape value.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SE3440006517

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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