WAR MEMORIAL GATEWAY TO ASTLEY PARK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1072653
Date first listed:
21-Feb-1984
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL GATEWAY TO ASTLEY PARK, PARK ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL GATEWAY TO ASTLEY PARK, PARK ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Lancashire
District:
Chorley (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 58216 17825

Details

SD 5817 NW CHORLEY PARK ROAD



10/60 War Memorial Gateway to Astley Park - - II

Gateway arch, probably mid C19, formerly at Gillibrand Hall (q.v.), removed to this position as war memorial c.1920. Sandstone. Semicircular arch with very large rusticated voussoirs and pendent keystone, entablature,moulded cornice, parapet, and piers with tapered pilasters which have 3 fancifully vermiculated bands. Frieze now lettered:

PRO PATRIA 1914-1918

Listing NGR: SD5821617825

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 27 July 2017.

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
357575
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 27 July 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/163398
War Memorials Register, accessed 2 February 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/10680

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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