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Gates, Gate Piers and Flanking Walls at Chevet Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Chevet, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6392 / 53°38'21"N

Longitude: -1.4797 / 1°28'46"W

OS Eastings: 434500

OS Northings: 415978

OS Grid: SE345159

Mapcode National: GBR LV3C.G5

Mapcode Global: WHDCB.7SNH

Entry Name: Gates, Gate Piers and Flanking Walls at Chevet Gates

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342304

Location: Chevet, Wakefield, WF2

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Chevet

Built-Up Area: Wakefield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Royston St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(south side)

2/1 Gates, gate piers
and flanking walls
at Chevet Gates


Gates, gate piers and flanking walls to Chevet Hall (demolished). Ashlar and
cast-iron. 8 stone piers diminishing in height to outer edges have rusticated
stonework, cornices and caps. Those either side of gates have bases for
sculpture (of dogs, removed). Pair of gates with circular motif dog rails and
some spiked finials. Overthrow has carriage lamp. Segmental bay either side
with similar railings and smaller gates with oval and St. Andrew's cross motif.
Outer 2 piers have ashlar wall with chamfered coping.

Listing NGR: SE3450015978

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

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