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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GATE PIERS AND GATES TO CHURCHYARD OPPOSITE EAST END OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN

List entry Number: 1207262

Location

GATE PIERS AND GATES TO CHURCHYARD OPPOSITE EAST END OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN, CHURCH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
LancashirePrestonDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Sep-1979

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 391961

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History

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Details

PRESTON

SD5429SW CHURCH STREET 941-1/12/82 (South side) 27/09/79 Gatepiers and gates to churchyard opposite east end of Church of St John

GV II

Pair of gate piers and gates to churchyard. c.1855, probably by E.H.Shellard. Sandstone ashlar and cast-iron. Gothic style. Octagonal piers, approx. half a metre wide and approx. 4 metres high; each has a plain base, a tall shaft in one piece with trefoil-headed panels in all sides, a cornice over this, a collar with quatrefoil panels, and a prominent moulded cornice and embattled cap. The gates (up 3 steps) have vertical bars forming 2 tiers of arcading, with bands of quatrefoils between them and near the foot, and trefoil cresting.

Listing NGR: SD5420629383

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National Grid Reference: SD 54206 29383

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