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Gateway and Adjoining Walls at Garden Entrance to Oaks Park

A Grade II* Listed Building in Graves Park, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3343 / 53°20'3"N

Longitude: -1.4527 / 1°27'9"W

OS Eastings: 436541

OS Northings: 382077

OS Grid: SK365820

Mapcode National: GBR LY9W.8F

Mapcode Global: WHDDW.NGF5

Plus Code: 9C5W8GMW+PW

Entry Name: Gateway and Adjoining Walls at Garden Entrance to Oaks Park

Listing Date: 28 June 1973

Last Amended: 12 December 1995

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455872

Location: Graves Park, Sheffield, S8

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Graves Park

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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Description


SHEFFIELD

SK38SE NORTON LANE, Norton
784-1/10/871 (East side (off))
28/06/73 Gateway and adjoining walls at
garden entrance to Oaks Park
(Formerly Listed as:
NORTON LANE
Gateway at main entrance to gardens
of Oaks Park)

GV II*

Gateway and adjoining walls and gate piers. Early C18 and
early C19. Main gateway has a pair of corniced ashlar gate
piers topped with carved urns. Elaborate high quality
wrought-iron gates with overthrow. Concave screen walls with
ramped slab coping, with corniced square pier to right.
Adjoining wall, coursed squared stone with slab coping, approx
1.3m high, has a wrought-iron pedestrian gate to left of the
main gateway. This wall runs to left in a convex curve, then
in a straight section approx 100m long. Part way along this
section is a short similar wall at right angles, with a pair
of rusticated ashlar gate piers with ball finials, leading to
the stable yard. At the far end, a short section approx 2.5m
high, linked to the rear of Oaks Park (qv) and containing a
gateway.


Listing NGR: SK3654182076

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