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Entrance Gates to Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Coedpoeth, Wrexham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0518 / 53°3'6"N

Longitude: -3.0704 / 3°4'13"W

OS Eastings: 328347

OS Northings: 351039

OS Grid: SJ283510

Mapcode National: GBR 72.CQPW

Mapcode Global: WH77S.TK38

Entry Name: Entrance Gates to Park

Listing Date: 26 October 1995

Last Amended: 26 October 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16451

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Forms the main entrance to the park, opposite the libary.

County: Wrexham

Community: Coedpoeth (Coed-poeth)

Community: Coedpoeth

Built-Up Area: Coedpoeth

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

Erected 1922.

Exterior

Cast and wrought iron, main gables with lock bar, inset scroll-work panels and curved scrolled heads are flanked by similarly detailed side gates. Wrought iron wreaths with dates of both World Wars attached to main gates, renewed to original designs, but with World War II names added, 1995. Hollow cast piers with scroll-work panels and flat finials. Similarly detailed quandrant railings with spear head finials to either side, terminating in stone piers.

Reasons for Listing

A good set of memorial gates which form a group with the War Memorial.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II War Memorial
    In the public park, opposite the library.
  • II Capel Salem with railings to forecourt
    A prominent feature of the street, opposite Nant Road.
  • II Wern Cottages
    Situated just E of the B5426 some 200m S of the entrance to the Minera Lead Mines and Country Park.
  • II Wern Farm
    Situated on the E side of the B5426, some 700m S of the entrance to Minera Lead Mines and Country Park.
  • II Meadow (or City) Engine House
    Situated in the Minera Lead Mines and Country Park some 1km S of the centre of Minera.
  • II Chimney near Meadow Engine House
    Situated just NW of the Meadow Engine House in the Minera Lead Mines and Country Park some 1km S of the centre of Minera.
  • II Church of St Andrew
    Situated some 100m S from Wern Farm on the B5426 from Minera S to Aber-oer.
  • II Jones Cottages
    Situated in New Brighton towards the SE end of the highest level of buildings on the hillside overlooking Minera.

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