Description: Circular Pool with Lining and Statue at Centre of Garden to South Front of Wortley Hall
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 334010
OS Grid Reference: SK3126899440
OS Grid Coordinates: 431268, 399440
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4907, -1.5302
WORTLEY WORTLEY PARK
4/134 Circular pool with lining
and statue at centre of
garden to south front of
Circular pool with lining and statue. Probably early C19, for the Wortley Hall
estate. Ashlar sandstone. Circular rim with moulded segmental copings at footpath
level; circular central pedestal with torus moulded base surmounted by male figure
seated on 3 entwined dolphins, his arms now broken. Lady Caroline Creighton, wife
of James Archibald Stuart Wortley, is credited with the surviving early C19 landscape
scheme seen at Wortley Hall.
Wortley Hall, Labour's Home - 25 Years Souvenir, booklet p.17.
Listing NGR: SK3126899440
Source: English Heritage
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