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Gates and Gate Piers to War Memorial Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.9596 / 53°57'34"N

Longitude: -1.0896 / 1°5'22"W

OS Eastings: 459830

OS Northings: 451887

OS Grid: SE598518

Mapcode National: GBR NQTN.WB

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.7QDV

Entry Name: Gates and Gate Piers to War Memorial Garden

Listing Date: 24 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257514

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463794

Location: York, YO1

County: York

Electoral Ward/Division: Micklegate

Built-Up Area: York

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: York St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/02/2016


LEEMAN ROAD (North side),
Gates and gate piers to War Memorial Garden



Gates and pair of gate piers. c1924 in a C18 style. Designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Limestone and wrought-iron. Piers of square plan with cornices and ball finials. Ironwork painted with black and gold paint. To each side of the gates there are ironwork panels with finials, linked by an overthrow with the City shield of arms placed centrally. The gates are placed on an axis with and facing the City War Memorial (qv).
(Murray H: Heraldry and the Buildings of York: York: 1985: 12-13).

Listing NGR: SE5983051887

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