WALLS, RAILINGS, GATES AND GATEPIERS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208955
Date first listed:
31-Mar-1992
Statutory Address:
WALLS, RAILINGS, GATES AND GATEPIERS

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALLS, RAILINGS, GATES AND GATEPIERS

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 90786 98822

Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO99NW WEST PARK 895-1/5/363 Walls, Railings, Gates and Gatepiers

GV II

Walls, railings, gates and gatepiers encircling the park. 1880. By Bayliss, Jones and Bayliss. Ashlar on brick base; cast-iron railings and gates. Low stone-coped walls; railings have enriched finials. 8 sets of single and paired enriched gates; piers have battered bases and cusped panels, cornices and pyramidal caps; some piers are gableted and have acorn finials; 2 main entrances to north and south have flanking curved walls with quatrefoil piercing. Park was laid out by V.H. Vertegans, 1879-81, on the site of Broad Meadows racecourse. Included for group value. (Wolverhampton Borough Council: Report on West Park: 1989-; Register of Parks and Gardens.).

Listing NGR: SO9078698822

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
378647
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 43 West Midlands,
Report on West Park, (1989)

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 27 Aug 2000
Reference: IOE01/02290/01
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