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Latitude: 53.3732 / 53°22'23"N
Longitude: -1.4981 / 1°29'53"W
OS Eastings: 433488
OS Northings: 386378
OS Grid: SK334863
Mapcode National: GBR 99N.9L
Mapcode Global: WHCCJ.YGSW
Plus Code: 9C5W9GF2+7Q
Entry Name: Gateway to Botanical Gardens with Lodges Screen Wall and Railings
Listing Date: 1 May 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1247257
English Heritage Legacy ID: 456596
Location: Sheffield, S10
Electoral Ward/Division: Broomhill and Sharrow Vale
Built-Up Area: Sheffield
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Endcliffe St Augustine
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK3386SW CLARKEHOUSE ROAD
784-1/32/195 (South East side)
01/05/52 Gateway to Botanical Gardens, with
lodges, screen wall and railing
Gateway with lodges, screen wall and railing. c1836 and late
C19, restored 1990. Probably by BB Taylor. Ashlar with stone
slate roofs. 2 stone side wall stacks. Classical style.
Plinth, corner pilasters, cornices, blocking courses.
Round-arched barrel vaulted entrance with keystone, flanked on
each side by a pair of giant Ionic columns, the frieze
inscribed "Botanical Gardens", the entablature crowned by
modelled blocking course. Under the arch, ornamental cast-iron
gates, and a corniced half-glazed door on each side. On either
side, blank rear walls of the lodges. Fronts have 2 windows.
Concave curved flanking wall on each side, with square piers,
entablature and blocking course. Beyond, to right, a scrolled
wrought-iron railing on chamfered plinth, approx 200m long. At
the south-west corner, a wrought-iron caged turnstile.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West
Riding: London: 1967-: 465).
Listing NGR: SK3348886378
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