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Gateway to Pearson Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Avenue, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7596 / 53°45'34"N

Longitude: -0.3513 / 0°21'4"W

OS Eastings: 508791

OS Northings: 430509

OS Grid: TA087305

Mapcode National: GBR GKH.DP

Mapcode Global: WHGFK.KRYP

Entry Name: Gateway to Pearson Park

Listing Date: 12 November 1973

Last Amended: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197713

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387722

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU5

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Avenue

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sculcoates All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


KINGSTON UPON HULL

TA0830 PEARSON AVENUE
680-1/14/445 Gateway to Pearson Park
12/11/73
(Formerly Listed as:
PEARSON PARK AVENUE
Gateway to Pearson Park)

II

Gateway. 1860. Made by Young & Wood of Hull. Cast-iron.
Classical Revival style. Main central arch flanked by single
pedestrian entrances, the gates removed. Central archway has
square piers with scrolled openwork panels, pedestal bases and
Corinthian capitals. Pilasters on the inner side of the piers
carry moulded round arch with keystone and decorated
spandrels. Enriched entablature with cornice broken forward
over piers. Pilasters on the outer sides of the piers have
cartouches of the city arms above. On either side, 2 panelled
square piers to the pedestrian entrances, with corner
pilasters, plinths and cornices. Each has a dolphin foliate
finial, formerly topped with a lamp.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: York and The East
Riding: Harmondsworth: 1972-: 284; Rumsby J H: The Hull Dock
Offices 1787-1976: Hull: 5).


Listing NGR: TA0879130509

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