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Malpas Hill Gateway

A Grade II* Listed Building in Maltby, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.4061 / 53°24'21"N

Longitude: -1.1161 / 1°6'57"W

OS Eastings: 458859

OS Northings: 390280

OS Grid: SK588902

Mapcode National: GBR NYN1.5R

Mapcode Global: WHDDN.TNQ6

Entry Name: Malpas Hill Gateway

Listing Date: 13 November 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314689

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335946

Location: Maltby, Rotherham, DN11

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Maltby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Maltby

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(Malpas Hill)
4/71 Malpas Hill Gateway
6V II*
Estate entrance gateway. c1760. By James Paine for the Earl of Scarbrough.
Ashlar magnesian limestone, wrought-iron gates. Triumphal-arched carriage
entrance flanked by side gates and end piers; quadrant wing walls with
intermediate and end piers. Gateway: plinth, band-rusticated piers. Central
arch with fluted impost band, archivolt and coffered soffit; festooned
paterae in spandrels beneath dentilled pediment. Impost band continues as
cornice with blocking course over recessed panels with side gates, each
having its own plain impost and archivolt, and links to end piers with frieze
blocks having sunken panels with paterae and cornices with flattened-dome
copings. Gates: double central gates with square bars, 3 low rails with
scrolls and 2 upper rails, the lower with scrolls and finials, the upper with
cresting of spiral twists and anthemion devices; single side gates in same
style but without uppermost rail. Quadrant walls: each has 3 rusticated
intermediate piers linked by band beneath copings; square, rusticated end
piers with fluted cornices and flattened-dome copings (right end pier
collapsing at time of resurvey).

Listing NGR: SK5885990280

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