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Latitude: 53.7613 / 53°45'40"N
Longitude: -2.6861 / 2°41'9"W
OS Eastings: 354868
OS Northings: 429660
OS Grid: SD548296
Mapcode National: GBR TCZ.NQ
Mapcode Global: WH85M.QQ3C
Plus Code: 9C5VQ867+GH
Entry Name: Gate Piers, Gates and Boundary Wall to Churchyard of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 20 December 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1219037
English Heritage Legacy ID: 392155
Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR1
Electoral Ward/Division: St Matthew's
Built-Up Area: Preston
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Preston The Risen Lord
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD5429 ST MARY'S STREET
941-1/7/263 (West side)
Gate piers, gates and boundary wall
to churchyard of Church of St Mary
Gatepiers, gates and boundary wall. Probably c.1840.
Sandstone. The gatepiers are square in section and approx. 3
metres high, with panelled sides and plain caps with shallow
pyramidal tops. The low boundary wall on the east and south
sides of the churchyard is of 2 courses of large sandstone
blocks with chamfered coping, and has 7 widely spaced piers on
the east side and 5 on the south, all matching the gatepiers.
The gates are ramped and have spear-headed bar railings;
matching railings on the wall survive in the northernmost
section only (the others replaced with C20 railings). Included
for group value.
Listing NGR: SD5486829660
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