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Gatepiers and Attached Railings at South West End of the Avenue, Wortley

Description: Gatepiers and Attached Railings at South West End of the Avenue

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 334017

OS Grid Reference: SK3084799406
OS Grid Coordinates: 430847, 399406
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4905, -1.5365

Location: The Avenue, Wortley, Barnsley S35 7DB

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

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Listing Text

4/141 Gatepiers and attached
railings at south-west end
of The Avenue
Gatepiers with attached railings and intermediate piers. Early C19, for the
Wortley Hall estate. Ashlar sandstone, iron railings. Large gatepiers with
side gate on left and railing panel set between smaller piers; 4 railing panels
on right set in curve with matching intermediate piers; linking dwarf walls
with ashlar copings. Main piers: each has plinth, square rusticated shaft,
frieze block with festoons to front and rear, cornice and moulded plinth to
large ball finial. Railings have plain round bars with pointed finials,
intermediate piers match gatepiers but only have cornices and blocking stone.

Listing NGR: SK3084799406

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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