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Entrance Gates at South West Entrance to Battersea Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Queenstown, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.475 / 51°28'29"N

Longitude: -0.1633 / 0°9'47"W

OS Eastings: 527653

OS Northings: 176712

OS Grid: TQ276767

Mapcode National: GBR 7T.HF

Mapcode Global: VHGR5.4603

Entry Name: Entrance Gates at South West Entrance to Battersea Park

Listing Date: 14 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207212

Location: Wandsworth, London, SW11

County: London

District: Wandsworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Queenstown

Built-Up Area: Wandsworth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Battersea St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

PRINCE OF WALES DRIVE
(north side)
TQ 2776 7/9 Entrance gates at
south-west entrance
to Battersea Park
II
Entrance gates. c1891 for London County Council. Outer pedestrian gateways are of
Portland stone,in Arts and Crafts style. Nowy-headed coping; floating cornice above
tall keystone with carved Art-Nouveau style female head; moulded stone architrave
frames semi-circular arched doorway. Wrought-iron pedestrian gates and ramped
carriage gates, with scrolled ironwork to upper panels and spear finials. Flanking
wrought-iron screen walls, are ramped up to pedestrian gates. One of 4 such
entrances to Battersea Park designed in the 1850s by James Pennethorne.


Listing NGR: TQ2765376712

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