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Piers and Railings to Front of Town Hall Including Steps

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnsley, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5542 / 53°33'14"N

Longitude: -1.4822 / 1°28'55"W

OS Eastings: 434400

OS Northings: 406517

OS Grid: SE344065

Mapcode National: GBR LW2B.XN

Mapcode Global: WHDCQ.6XFP

Plus Code: 9C5WHG39+M4

Entry Name: Piers and Railings to Front of Town Hall Including Steps

Listing Date: 13 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315007

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333697

Location: Barnsley, S70

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Barnsley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Barnsley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE3406SW (west side),
8/11 Piers and railings
9/11 to front of Town Hall
including steps.
Piers, railings and steps. 1933 by Briggs and Thornely of Liverpool. Square,
panelled Portland stone piers, dwarf walls and heavy cast-iron railings, with
round fluted bars, square bosses, pineapple finials and round rails. The corner
piers have ornamental cast-iron lamp standards, 2 of which have early lamp housing.
The railings enclose two landscaped areas between which are wide flights of stone
steps and the War Memorial (q.v.).
Important townscape value.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SE3440006517

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

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