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West Entrance Lodge, Screen Walls and Gateway at Oaks Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Graves Park, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3359 / 53°20'9"N

Longitude: -1.4563 / 1°27'22"W

OS Eastings: 436302

OS Northings: 382243

OS Grid: SK363822

Mapcode National: GBR LY8V.JX

Mapcode Global: WHDDW.LFR0

Entry Name: West Entrance Lodge, Screen Walls and Gateway at Oaks Park

Listing Date: 28 June 1973

Last Amended: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455877

Location: Sheffield, S8

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Graves Park

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Norton St James

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK38SE NORTON LANE, Norton
784-1/10/875 (East side)
28/06/73 West entrance lodge, screen walls
and gateway at Oaks Park
(Formerly Listed as:
NORTON LANE
Entrance gateway and lodge to Oaks
Park)

II

Entrance lodge, screen walls and gateway. Early C19 with late
C20 alterations. Coursed squared stone with ashlar dressings
and pyramidal slate roof with coped stone rear wall stack.
Heavily rusticated quoins, plinth, cornice and blocking
course. Single storey; single window. Windows are C20 top hung
glazing bar casements. Moulded stone doorcase with cornice on
scroll brackets and moulded 6-panel door, flanked to left by a
window in a similar surround with cornice. Left return has a
similar window. Coursed rubble concave screen walls, attached
to right of lodge, have ramped slab coping. Gateway has
rusticated ashlar piers with cornices and ball finials. Inside
these, wrought-iron skeleton piers and double wrought-iron
gates. Attached to the rear of the lodge, a section of similar
wall with a ball finial, approx 5m long.


Listing NGR: SK3630282243

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

Description


SHEFFIELD

SK38SE NORTON LANE, Norton
784-1/10/875 (East side)
28/06/73 West entrance lodge, screen walls
and gateway at Oaks Park
(Formerly Listed as:
NORTON LANE
Entrance gateway and lodge to Oaks
Park)

II

Entrance lodge, screen walls and gateway. Early C19 with late
C20 alterations. Coursed squared stone with ashlar dressings
and pyramidal slate roof with coped stone rear wall stack.
Heavily rusticated quoins, plinth, cornice and blocking
course. Single storey; single window. Windows are C20 top hung
glazing bar casements. Moulded stone doorcase with cornice on
scroll brackets and moulded 6-panel door, flanked to left by a
window in a similar surround with cornice. Left return has a
similar window. Coursed rubble concave screen walls, attached
to right of lodge, have ramped slab coping. Gateway has
rusticated ashlar piers with cornices and ball finials. Inside
these, wrought-iron skeleton piers and double wrought-iron
gates. Attached to the rear of the lodge, a section of similar
wall with a ball finial, approx 5m long.


Listing NGR: SK3630282243

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