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

List Entry Summary

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

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

List entry Number: 1134430

Location

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

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

County:

District: Calderdale

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Jul-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 339437

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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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

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National Grid Reference: SE 06214 23700

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