WALL WITH 2 GATEWAYS AND GATES TO WEST AND SOUTH OF CHRIST CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1134430

Date first listed: 19-Jul-1988

Statutory Address: WALL WITH 2 GATEWAYS AND GATES TO WEST AND SOUTH OF CHRIST CHURCH, WHARF STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WALL WITH 2 GATEWAYS AND GATES TO WEST AND SOUTH OF CHRIST CHURCH, WHARF STREET

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

District: Calderdale (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 06214 23700

Summary

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History

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Details

SOWERBY BRIDGE WHARF STREET SE 0623-0723 (north side) 13/298 Wall with 2 gateways and gates to west and south of Christ church GV II Wall with 2 gate-ways and gates. Probably 1819, as Church (q.v). Coursed squared stone, ashlar, cast and wrought iron. Wall approximately 1 metre high on south side and rising to approximately 3 metres on west side has chamfered ashlar coping and supports railings with spear-finialed bars and intermediate scrolled brackets. At north end of west wall is an ashlar pier and a composite ashlar terminal pier both with pyramidal capstones. The 2 gateways in the south walls have monolithic ashlar piers each having tall base with sunk pointed-arch panels, a narrower stage with broad chamfer forming octagonal section, octagonal band and gableted capstone. Gates have 2 leafs with plain spear-finialed bars, mid-rails of quartrefoils, and hinge bars set in iron sockets set in stone cills. To each gateway an elaborate overthrow with scrolled brackets and finialed bars. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SE0621423700

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 339437

Legacy System: LBS

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