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Front Wall to Grounds of Gascoigne Almshouses with Gatepiers at Each End

A Grade II Listed Building in Parlington, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8215 / 53°49'17"N

Longitude: -1.3437 / 1°20'37"W

OS Eastings: 443303

OS Northings: 436330

OS Grid: SE433363

Mapcode National: GBR MS17.WV

Mapcode Global: WHDBM.B6DR

Entry Name: Front Wall to Grounds of Gascoigne Almshouses with Gatepiers at Each End

Listing Date: 3 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135623

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342249

Location: Parlington, Leeds, LS25

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Parlington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Aberford St Ricarius

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

LS25 (west side)Aberford
2/78 Front wall to grounds
of Gascoigne
Almshouses, with gate-
piers at each end


Retaining wall to raised ground of front garden of Gascoigne Almshouses, with
gatepiers to drive entrances at each end. Probably c.1844. (Probably designed
by George Fowler Jones, architect of the Gascoigne Almshouses.) Dressed magnesian
limestone. Approx. 130 metres long, with projecting battered piers at frequent
intervals; at each end, a pair of gatepiers, square in section, battered in the
lower half, with weathered pyramidal caps and ogee finials.

Listing NGR: SE4330336330

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

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