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Circular Pool with Lining and Statue at Centre of Garden to South Front of Wortley Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Wortley, Barnsley

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4908 / 53°29'26"N

Longitude: -1.5302 / 1°31'48"W

OS Eastings: 431268

OS Northings: 399440

OS Grid: SK312994

Mapcode National: GBR KXR2.JD

Mapcode Global: WHCBY.GJK8

Entry Name: Circular Pool with Lining and Statue at Centre of Garden to South Front of Wortley Hall

Listing Date: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315069

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334010

Location: Wortley, Barnsley, S35

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Wortley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wortley St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

WORTLEY WORTLEY PARK
SK39NW
4/134 Circular pool with lining
and statue at centre of
garden to south front of
Wortley Hall
GV II
Circular pool with lining and statue. Probably early C19, for the Wortley Hall
estate. Ashlar sandstone. Circular rim with moulded segmental copings at footpath
level; circular central pedestal with torus moulded base surmounted by male figure
seated on 3 entwined dolphins, his arms now broken. Lady Caroline Creighton, wife
of James Archibald Stuart Wortley, is credited with the surviving early C19 landscape
scheme seen at Wortley Hall.

Wortley Hall, Labour's Home - 25 Years Souvenir, booklet p.17.


Listing NGR: SK3126899440

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