GATE PIERS, GATES AND RAILINGS TO BIRKENHEAD PARK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201587
Date first listed:
10-Aug-1992
Statutory Address:
GATE PIERS, GATES AND RAILINGS TO BIRKENHEAD PARK, ASHVILLE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATE PIERS, GATES AND RAILINGS TO BIRKENHEAD PARK, ASHVILLE ROAD

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

District:
Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 30629 89123

Details

BIRKENHEAD

SJ3089 ASHVILLE ROAD 789-1/7/21 (West side) Gate piers, gates and railings to Birkenhead Park

GV II

Gate piers, gates and railings to Birkenhead Park. c1843-47. Two ashlar gate piers with incised panels and shallow pyramidal copings. Plain Cast-iron gates. Cast-iron spear-head railings mounted on low stone base wall, with scrolled braces to intermediate rails. Part of the original development of the park, laid out by Joseph Paxton between 1844 and 1847. The gates are the only original gates to survive, and are embossed with the name of the founder, Coltam and Hallen, London.

Listing NGR: SJ3062989123

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
389117
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 28 Merseyside,

Legal

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

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Date: 06 Aug 2002
Reference: IOE01/07130/30
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