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Gatepiers and Attached Railings at North East End of the Avenue, Wortley

Description: Gatepiers and Attached Railings at North East End of the Avenue

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 334016

OS Grid Reference: SK3108999567
OS Grid Coordinates: 431089, 399567
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4919, -1.5329

Location: The Avenue, Wortley, Barnsley S35 7DB

Locality: Wortley
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S35 7DB

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Listing Text

4/140 Gatepiers and attached
railings at north-east
end of The Avenue
Gatepiers and attached railings. Early C19, for the Wortley Hall estate.
Ashlar sandstone, wrought-iron railing panels. Piers on each side of
The Avenue linked to outer piers by plinth walls and decorative ironwork.
Each square pier is rusticated and has frieze block and cornice; gatepiers
emphasized by frieze paterae and large ball finials. Ironwork panels have
plain bars flanking scrollwork feature and decorative scrollwork cresting
(that to right panel displaced).

Listing NGR: SK3108999567

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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