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Latitude: 53.4908 / 53°29'26"N
Longitude: -1.5302 / 1°31'48"W
OS Eastings: 431268
OS Northings: 399440
OS Grid: SK312994
Mapcode National: GBR KXR2.JD
Mapcode Global: WHCBY.GJK8
Entry Name: Circular Pool with Lining and Statue at Centre of Garden to South Front of Wortley Hall
Listing Date: 4 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1315069
English Heritage Legacy ID: 334010
Location: Wortley, Barnsley, S35
Civil Parish: Wortley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Wortley St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
WORTLEY WORTLEY PARK
4/134 Circular pool with lining
and statue at centre of
garden to south front of
Circular pool with lining and statue. Probably early C19, for the Wortley Hall
estate. Ashlar sandstone. Circular rim with moulded segmental copings at footpath
level; circular central pedestal with torus moulded base surmounted by male figure
seated on 3 entwined dolphins, his arms now broken. Lady Caroline Creighton, wife
of James Archibald Stuart Wortley, is credited with the surviving early C19 landscape
scheme seen at Wortley Hall.
Wortley Hall, Labour's Home - 25 Years Souvenir, booklet p.17.
Listing NGR: SK3126899440
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