History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Terrace Walls and Steps of St Peter's Church, Lich Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.5868 / 52°35'12"N

Longitude: -2.1287 / 2°7'43"W

OS Eastings: 391376

OS Northings: 298782

OS Grid: SO913987

Mapcode National: GBR 1DK.53

Mapcode Global: WHBFZ.87LR

Plus Code: 9C4VHVPC+PG

Entry Name: Terrace Walls and Steps of St Peter's Church, Lich Gates

Listing Date: 31 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201809

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378404

Location: St. Peter's, Wolverhampton, WV1

County: Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter's

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Central Wolverhampton

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

Find accommodation in



895-1/11/220 (East side)
Terrace Walls and Steps of St
Peter's Church, Lich Gates


Terrace walls extending approximately 79m with 38m return
round area to north and 35m return round area to south and war
memorial (q.v.); steps across middle of landscaped area to
west. 1905-7. Sandstone ashlar, with rock-faced revetting and
lower terrace wall to south; wrought-iron gates. Walls have
roll-moulded coping and battered piers with ball finials;
steps in 2 flights with oval area between; statue of Lady
Wulfruna dated 1974 and gates to south leading to steps down,
(those to north removed); paired enriched gates with
cartouches; lamp standards to top and bottom of steps. 2 seat
alcoves to revetting have segmental arches dying into jambs.
Gate to south-west angle. Lamp standard to north-east angle.
An important landscape feature between the church and the
square in front of the Civic Offices.

Listing NGR: SO9137698782

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.