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Wall with Sculpted Panels and Figures Opposite Numbers 6 and 8, Cawthorne

Description: Wall with Sculpted Panels and Figures Opposite Numbers 6 and 8

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 334201

OS Grid Reference: SE2835207952
OS Grid Coordinates: 428352, 407952
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5674, -1.5734

Location: 3 Taylor Hill, Cawthorne S75 4HB

Locality: Cawthorne
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S75 4HB

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Listing Text

(south side)

10/75 Wall with
12.12.78 sculpted panels
and figures
opposite Nos 6 and 8


Garden wall with sculpted panels and figures. Third quarter of C19, wall
rebuilt C20. Panels by Samuel Swift of Cawthorne. Squared rubble wall,
stone panels and figures. Central gateway. To left is a circular deep-
relief panel entitled 'THE SICK DOG' showing a dog receiving attention while
another howls. To the right is a square panel entiled 'THE FEED' showing
horses being fed. Both are from paintings by J. F. Herring, Senior. Within
the gateway to the left is a similar panel showing a boy beside a sarcophagus
and to the right, a knight on horseback entitled 'GODFREY OF BOUILLON'.
Surmounting the wall are 4 figures: a sleeping lion to each side of the
gateway, and to far left a lion bust on top of a castle, and to far right a
single lion supporter with a shield. C20 iron gates not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SE2835207952

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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