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Gate Piers at Entrance of Drive to Rockcliffe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bacup, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6946 / 53°41'40"N

Longitude: -2.2069 / 2°12'24"W

OS Eastings: 386437

OS Northings: 422033

OS Grid: SD864220

Mapcode National: GBR FT1Q.0B

Mapcode Global: WHB8J.2DDJ

Entry Name: Gate Piers at Entrance of Drive to Rockcliffe House

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072827

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185619

Location: Rossendale, Lancashire, OL13

County: Lancashire

District: Rossendale

Town: Rossendale

Electoral Ward/Division: Greensclough

Built-Up Area: Bacup

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Tunstead Holy Trinity with Bacup St Saviour

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


7/42 Gate Piers at entrance of drive to
Rockcliffe House

Gate piers and wall between them, probably c.1890. Sandstone ashlar.
Six piers of square section, c.3 metres high, the 4 in the centre framing
main and side gateways (gates missing) and linked to the outer piers by
S-curved wall which formerly carried railings (now missing). The piers
have vermiculated bands, dentilled caps with segmental-headed faces
(these elaborately carved and all different) and round-topped finials with
recessed fanlight-carved faces (finials missing from innermost pair).

Listing NGR: SD8643722033

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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