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Gateway and Railings to Botanical Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Broomhill and Sharrow Vale, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3705 / 53°22'13"N

Longitude: -1.4946 / 1°29'40"W

OS Eastings: 433726

OS Northings: 386073

OS Grid: SK337860

Mapcode National: GBR 9BP.2L

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.0JLZ

Entry Name: Gateway and Railings to Botanical Gardens

Listing Date: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247428

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456902

Location: Sheffield, S11

County: Sheffield

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

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK3386SE THOMPSON ROAD
784-1/33/928 (North East side)
Gateway and railings to Botanical
Gardens

II

Gateway and railings. c1900. Ashlar and wrought-iron. A pair
of tall square ashlar gate piers with moulded bases, panelled
sides, and deep entablature with shaped cap surmounted by a
ball. Between them, a pair of ornate wrought-iron gates. On
each side, single pedestrian gates of similar design flanked
by shorter square gate piers similar to the main piers. To the
right, a short stretch of railing over an ashlar base wall,
ending in a square pier with moulded base and cap. To the
left, railings over an ashlar base wall stretch along Thompson
Road and up the hill to the edge of the Botanical Gardens.
These railings are divided into panels by taller square iron
piers with pyramidal caps and ornate supports. At the end, a
square ashlar pier with moulded base and cap surmounted by a
ball.


Listing NGR: SK3372686073

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

Description


SHEFFIELD

SK3386SE THOMPSON ROAD
784-1/33/928 (North East side)
Gateway and railings to Botanical
Gardens

II

Gateway and railings. c1900. Ashlar and wrought-iron. A pair
of tall square ashlar gate piers with moulded bases, panelled
sides, and deep entablature with shaped cap surmounted by a
ball. Between them, a pair of ornate wrought-iron gates. On
each side, single pedestrian gates of similar design flanked
by shorter square gate piers similar to the main piers. To the
right, a short stretch of railing over an ashlar base wall,
ending in a square pier with moulded base and cap. To the
left, railings over an ashlar base wall stretch along Thompson
Road and up the hill to the edge of the Botanical Gardens.
These railings are divided into panels by taller square iron
piers with pyramidal caps and ornate supports. At the end, a
square ashlar pier with moulded base and cap surmounted by a
ball.


Listing NGR: SK3372686073

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