GATES, GATE PIERS AND RAILINGS TO OLD STATION FORECOURT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1256408
Date first listed:
20-Dec-1974
Date of most recent amendment:
14-Mar-1997
Statutory Address:
GATES, GATE PIERS AND RAILINGS TO OLD STATION FORECOURT, TOFT GREEN

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATES, GATE PIERS AND RAILINGS TO OLD STATION FORECOURT, TOFT GREEN

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

District:
York (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 59855 51682

Details

YORK

SE5951NE TOFT GREEN 1112-1/15/1132 (North West side) 20/12/74 Gates, gate piers and railings to Old Station forecourt (Formerly Listed as: TOFT GREEN Railings to forecourt of south-east front of York Old Station)

GV II

Carriage gates and gate piers to north-east side of Old Station (qv) forecourt and railings bounding forecourt to north-east and south-east. c1850. Designed by GT Andrews for the York and North Midland Railway Company; manufactured by the Walker Foundry. Gates and railings of cast-iron; gate piers of ashlar. Gate piers are rectangular on plan with moulded cornices beneath shallow pyramidal caps, one surmounted by foliate gas light standard with crossbar. Double gates of turned railings with leaf bud tips, and bands of rosettes forming middle and top rails. Turned railings with spear tips, on low stone plinth. (City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-: 57; York Historian: Malden J: The Walker Ironfoundry, York, c.1825-1923: York: 1976-: 43).

Listing NGR: SE5985551682

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
464940
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of the City of York III South West, (1972), 57
Malden, J, 'York Historian' in The Walker Iron Foundry York Circa 1825-1923, (1976), 43

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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