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Gatepiers and Linking Walls Opposite Junction with Middle Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Rotherham East, Rotherham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.434 / 53°26'2"N

Longitude: -1.3416 / 1°20'29"W

OS Eastings: 443841

OS Northings: 393229

OS Grid: SK438932

Mapcode National: GBR MX2Q.CQ

Mapcode Global: WHDDC.CYD8

Entry Name: Gatepiers and Linking Walls Opposite Junction with Middle Lane

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192202

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335668

Location: Rotherham, S65

County: Rotherham

Electoral Ward/Division: Rotherham East

Built-Up Area: Rotherham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Clifton St James

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SK49SW ROTHERHAM DONCASTER ROAD
(north side)
5/36 Gate piers and
linking walls
opposite junction
with Middle Lane
- II
Gate piers with linking walls. Probably c1786 and by John Carr for Joseph
Walker (i.e. contemporary with Eastwood House, demolished 1920s). Ashlar
sandstone. Two end piers with curved walls linking to pair of more elaborate
gate piers, gates removed. Continuous plinth. Each pier has monolithic,
rusticated shaft with sunken panel in raised strip on front face, fluting
beneath band. End piers have domed top. Gate piers have frieze with paterae
and cornice surmounted by carved bowls (reset). Left pier inscribed 'EASTWOOD',
right pier inscribed 'HOUSE'. Square-cut copings to linking walls.


Listing NGR: SK4384193229

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