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Latitude: 52.9348 / 52°56'5"N
Longitude: -3.0571 / 3°3'25"W
OS Eastings: 329049
OS Northings: 338015
OS Grid: SJ290380
Mapcode National: GBR 73.M1X7
Mapcode Global: WH89J.0HJF
Entry Name: North Gate Piers to Chirk Town Council Offices
Listing Date: 29 July 1998
Last Amended: 29 July 1998
Source ID: 20228
Building Class: Civil
Location: The Council Offices are opposite the recreation ground at the N end of Chirk. The paved forecourt has two entrances, one at each end of the frontage.
Community: Chirk (Y Waun)
Built-Up Area: Chirk
Traditional County: Denbighshire
The Town Council Offices were built in 1902 by Grayson and Ould. The gate piers appear to be part of the original design.
The gate piers are of sandstone blocks, each course alternating in size, and rising to a monolithic capital which includes a cornice and swept pedestal to a ball finial. The iron gates are missing.
Included as part of the design of the Council Offices, and within the Conservation Area of Chirk.
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