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Entrance Gates to Former Worsley New Hall and Adjoining Quadrant Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Worsley, Salford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5028 / 53°30'10"N

Longitude: -2.3886 / 2°23'18"W

OS Eastings: 374322

OS Northings: 400752

OS Grid: SD743007

Mapcode National: GBR CWRY.P1

Mapcode Global: WH988.86TZ

Entry Name: Entrance Gates to Former Worsley New Hall and Adjoining Quadrant Walls

Listing Date: 2 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 211996

Location: Salford, M28

County: Salford

Electoral Ward/Division: Worsley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Worsley St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

WORSLEY LEIGH ROAD
SD 70 SW
(south side)
1/38 Entrance gates
to former Worsley
New Hall and
adjoining
- quadrant walls
G.V. II

Entrance gates. c.1850. Probably by Blore for the 1st Earl
of Ellesmere. Made by Cottam and Hallen of London. Cast and
wrought iron with ashlar walls to either side. Double
carriage gates flanked by smaller pedestrian gates. The
gates are supported by intermediate square piers constructed
of iron bars. The gates are of similar construction. All
have elaborate scrollwork at top and bottom. The carriage
gates rise to a Baroque-type scrolled head and are
surmounted by the outline of a cartouche. Bold ashlar piers
to either side have recessed panels and moulded caps.
Pierced quadrant walls. The gates won an award when
exhibited at the Great Exhibition of 1851. Illustrated in
The Builder, Dec. 10, 1853.


Listing NGR: SD7432200752

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