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Weir and Gateway

A Grade II Listed Building in Welbeck, Nottinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2612 / 53°15'40"N

Longitude: -1.1535 / 1°9'12"W

OS Eastings: 456566

OS Northings: 374128

OS Grid: SK565741

Mapcode National: GBR NZDQ.2P

Mapcode Global: WHDFF.79Z8

Entry Name: Weir and Gateway

Listing Date: 12 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225109

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421043

Location: Welbeck, Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire, S80

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Bassetlaw

Civil Parish: Welbeck

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

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Listing Text

SK 5674 and SK 5774 WELBECK WELBECK ABBEY
WEIR DRIVE

12/198 Weir and Gateway

G.V. II

Road over weir with parapets either side and gateway to the east.
Late C19 gateway. Early C20 weir by Hodgson of Loughborough.
The ashlar weir with single central arch on the south side has a
road over, flanked by single balustraded parapets set on rock-
face ashlar plinths. The ends of the parapets curve outwards,
turn out at a right angle and terminate in a single pier topped
with an urn. The iron gateway consists of gates, screens and
piers. Double iron gate with decorative fretwork, topped with
central panel decorated with a profile. Flanked by single hollow
iron piers on iron bases and with decorative fretwork, topped
with iron coping and family crest. Further flanked by similar
single gates, similar, single smaller piers, topped with a
different crest, similar, single, smaller double gates and
similar, single, small piers with a different crest. Either side
are 3 sets of decorative iron screens, decreasing in height
toward the outer edges and divided by 2 round decorative iron
piers on iron bases with rounded iron coping and terminating in a
single, similar, pier. These piers similarly decrease in height.
The first panel on the left/north side is missing.


Listing NGR: SK5656674128

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

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