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TRIUMPHAL ARCH

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: TRIUMPHAL ARCH

List entry Number: 1135624

Location

TRIUMPHAL ARCH

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

County:

District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Parlington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 10-Aug-1983

Date of most recent amendment: 03-Dec-1986

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 342252

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

PARLINGTON PARLINGTON PARK SE43NW LS25 Triumphal Arch 2/81 (Formerly listed as 10.8.83 Triumphal Arch between Parlington and Aberford Parks)

II*

Triumphal arch. Dated 1783 on frieze. By Thomas Leverton presumably for Thomas Gascoigne of Parlington Hall. Limestone. Free-standing wall of 3 bays; round- headed giant main archway with imposts continued across the flanking bays as string course broken by giant pilasters; each side bay has a smaller round headed arch with moulded extrados, keystone, and imposts, all within a square- headed recess; and, in the panel above, a blind oval; entablature with moulded cornice, frieze finely lettered:-

LIBERTY IN N AMERICA TRIUMPHANT MDCCLXXXIII

and parapet with pilasters continued. Other side identical.

Listing NGR: SE4218136552

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National Grid Reference: SE 42181 36552

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