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Iron Railings Andgates Surrounding the Green

A Grade II Listed Building in Portsmouth, Portsmouth

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Latitude: 50.7897 / 50°47'23"N

Longitude: -1.1029 / 1°6'10"W

OS Eastings: 463333

OS Northings: 99289

OS Grid: SZ633992

Mapcode National: GBR VP5.FS

Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.65K

Entry Name: Iron Railings Andgates Surrounding the Green

Listing Date: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333244

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474625

Location: Portsmouth, PO1

County: Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Thomas

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: St Thomas of Canterbury, Portsmouth

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


774-1/12/12 Iron railings and gates surrounding
the Green


Iron railings. Early to mid C19. Wrought-iron. Railings facing
north-east. Pembroke Road: posts are ribbed, each with moulded
top and set in stone plinth. Upper horizontal flat rail and
curved stay. Intermediate balusters similar but shorter. The
far right section has pointed posts each with `crook' at top
and set in stone base. Upper and lower flat rails and stay.
Interim shorter balusters with pointed tops set in base.
Railings facing north-west (Penny Street) running to church
are the same pattern as south sections at north-east face.
From Penny Street railings running across Governor's Green in
south-east direction on a line with chancel and then eastwards
to south-east side and Pembroke Road have posts each with 4
sided spike set on a rectangular box top and curved stays set
into ground. Upper horizontal flat rail. Smaller intermediate
interim balusters set in ground. Posts on south-east side has
star motif on rectangular box top and City of Portsmouth Crest
to posts abutting Pembroke Road. 2-leaf iron gates on
south-east side and single iron gate and 2-leaf iron gate at
far left of north-east (Pembroke Road).

Listing NGR: SU6610802158

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

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