TERRACE WALLS AND STEPS OF ST PETER'S CHURCH, LICH GATES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201809
Date first listed:
31-Mar-1995
Statutory Address:
TERRACE WALLS AND STEPS OF ST PETER'S CHURCH, LICH GATES, EXCHANGE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
TERRACE WALLS AND STEPS OF ST PETER'S CHURCH, LICH GATES, EXCHANGE STREET

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

District:
City of Wolverhampton (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SO 91376 98782

Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO9198NW EXCHANGE STREET 895-1/11/220 (East side) Terrace Walls and Steps of St Peter's Church, Lich Gates

GV II

Terrace walls extending approximately 79m with 38m return round area to north and 35m return round area to south and war memorial (q.v.); steps across middle of landscaped area to west. 1905-7. Sandstone ashlar, with rock-faced revetting and lower terrace wall to south; wrought-iron gates. Walls have roll-moulded coping and battered piers with ball finials; steps in 2 flights with oval area between; statue of Lady Wulfruna dated 1974 and gates to south leading to steps down, (those to north removed); paired enriched gates with cartouches; lamp standards to top and bottom of steps. 2 seat alcoves to revetting have segmental arches dying into jambs. Gate to south-west angle. Lamp standard to north-east angle. An important landscape feature between the church and the square in front of the Civic Offices.

Listing NGR: SO9137698782

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
378404
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: 10 Oct 2004
Reference: IOE01/13042/20
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter Garratt. Source Historic England Archive
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