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Lamp Standard in Centre of Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Leek, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.1063 / 53°6'22"N

Longitude: -2.0254 / 2°1'31"W

OS Eastings: 398396

OS Northings: 356564

OS Grid: SJ983565

Mapcode National: GBR 24P.BRD

Mapcode Global: WHBCH.V6P0

Entry Name: Lamp Standard in Centre of Market Place

Listing Date: 14 October 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461658

Location: Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Leek

Built-Up Area: Leek

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Leek St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


611-1/4/85 Lamp standard in centre of Market


Lamp standard. c1890. Cast-iron on stone plinth. High moulded
base, with ribs at cardinal points supports raised pedestal,
from which rises a tall column of clustered shafts (some
twisted), with moulded capital. Fleched-like upper shaft
carries pendant lamps on curved brackets enriched with
scrollwork. Central openwork finial. The casting was done at
Smith's Glasgow foundry.

Listing NGR: SJ9839656564

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

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