BUCKINGHAM PALACE FORECOURT GATE PIERS, GATES, RAILINGS AND LAMPS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1239251

Date first listed: 05-Feb-1970

Statutory Address: BUCKINGHAM PALACE FORECOURT GATE PIERS, GATES, RAILINGS AND LAMPS, THE MALL SW1

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Location

Statutory Address: BUCKINGHAM PALACE FORECOURT GATE PIERS, GATES, RAILINGS AND LAMPS, THE MALL SW1

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: City of Westminster (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 29105 79705

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History

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Details

TQ 2979 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER THE MALL, SW1 90/21 Buckingham Palace forecourt 5.2.70 gate piers, gates, railings and lamps

I G.V.

Palace forecourt gate piers with lamps, gates, railings. 1901-1911 by Sir Aston Webb as part of his Victoria Memorial scheme together with the gates, balustrades etc at the west end of the Mall, q.v. Portland stone and ornate ironwork. Beaux Arts inspired Imperial classicism. Tall panelled gate piers with carved trophies and ornamented, surmounted by sculptural groups and heraldic beasts, the main piers with candelabra lanterns and single lanterns to the piers spacing the railings; the ornamental gates of wrought iron and bronze by W Gilbert and L Weingarten of the Bromsgrove Guild. The gate piers are in fact those designed by Blore in 1847-50, re-used, copied and elaborated by Webb.

Listing NGR: TQ2911379693

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 417078

Legacy System: LBS

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