ENTRANCE GATES AT SOUTH WEST ENTRANCE TO BATTERSEA PARK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1357692
Date first listed:
14-Nov-1988
Statutory Address:
ENTRANCE GATES AT SOUTH WEST ENTRANCE TO BATTERSEA PARK, PRINCE OF WALES DRIVE

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Location

Statutory Address:
ENTRANCE GATES AT SOUTH WEST ENTRANCE TO BATTERSEA PARK, PRINCE OF WALES DRIVE

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Wandsworth (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 27653 76712

Details

PRINCE OF WALES DRIVE (north side) TQ 2776 7/9 Entrance gates at south-west entrance to Battersea Park II Entrance gates. c1891 for London County Council. Outer pedestrian gateways are of Portland stone,in Arts and Crafts style. Nowy-headed coping; floating cornice above tall keystone with carved Art-Nouveau style female head; moulded stone architrave frames semi-circular arched doorway. Wrought-iron pedestrian gates and ramped carriage gates, with scrolled ironwork to upper panels and spear finials. Flanking wrought-iron screen walls, are ramped up to pedestrian gates. One of 4 such entrances to Battersea Park designed in the 1850s by James Pennethorne.

Listing NGR: TQ2765376712

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
207212
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

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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