Description: Piers and Railings to Front of Town Hall Including Steps
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
SE3406NW BARNSLEY CHURCH STREET
SE3406SW (west side),
8/11 Piers and railings
9/11 to front of Town Hall
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
Source: English Heritage
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