ENTRANCE GATEWAY AND ROADSIDE WALL TO NORTHEAST OF BECKMINSTER HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201774
Date first listed:
02-Mar-1992
Statutory Address:
ENTRANCE GATEWAY AND ROADSIDE WALL TO NORTHEAST OF BECKMINSTER HOUSE, BIRCHES BARN ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
ENTRANCE GATEWAY AND ROADSIDE WALL TO NORTHEAST OF BECKMINSTER HOUSE, BIRCHES BARN ROAD

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

District:
City of Wolverhampton (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SO9003097218

Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO99NW BIRCHES BARN ROAD 895-1/5/372 (South West side) Entrance gateway and roadside wall to NE of Beckminster House

GV II

Entrance gateway and attached walling. Mid C19. Ashlar sandstone and coursed dressed sandstone. Main entrance to Beckminster House (q.v.) is flanked by pairs of square-sectioned gatepiers linked by quadrant walls which are pierced by Gothic Revival arcading. The arcaded wall has chamfered plinth and roll moulded copings whilst the piers have pyramidal and octagonal tops of differing design. A matching section of arcaded wall continues to left and terminates at ashlar end pier. To right of gateway the roadside wall is of coursed sandstone and continues in 4 steps for approx. 45 metres before terminating at an end pier. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SO9003097218

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
378309
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 11 Apr 2007
Reference: IOE01/16396/21
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