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Gate Piers and Wall to Womersley Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Womersley, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6651 / 53°39'54"N

Longitude: -1.1945 / 1°11'40"W

OS Eastings: 453323

OS Northings: 419038

OS Grid: SE533190

Mapcode National: GBR NV31.6W

Mapcode Global: WHDCG.M4FL

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Wall to Womersley Park

Listing Date: 9 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174568

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326498

Location: Womersley, Selby, North Yorkshire, DN6

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Womersley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Womersley St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

WOMERSLEY PARK LANE
SE 51 NW
(east and south sides)
5/23 Gate piers and wall to
Womersley Park

GV II
Gate piers and wall. Probably early C18 and late C18. Magnesian limestone
rubble and pinkish-brown brick with ashlar dressings. Piers project
slightly from wall and have square ashlar frieze and cornice surmounted by
obelisks. Entry is infilled and has a now-blocked pedestrian entrance under
double segmental arch. Further entrance to west end a 6-fielded-panel door
within elliptically-arched surround. The wall extends around the corner of
Park Lane for approximately 30 metres and has ashlar capstones. To part of
wall are blocked elliptically-arched openings for heating system. It forms
an integral part of the village scape.


Listing NGR: SE5332619037

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