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place:- Central Gardens, Carlisle
parish Carlisle city, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY40555604
10Km square:- NY45
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY4056

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
WALL AND RAILINGS AROUND CENTRAL GARDENS / / PORTLAND SQUARE / CARLISLE / CARLISLE / CUMBRIA / II / 386838 / NY4056455683
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Wall and railings. 1870, cast by Lees & Graham of Carlisle (impressed founders name). Red sandstone; cast-iron railings. Encloses a garden square surrounded by houses. Low wall with chamfer, surmounted by patterned cast-iron speared railings, broken in centre of each side by gate openings (without gates); integral cast-iron gate piers of octagonal shaft with ball-and-spear finials. Gate opening on west side enlarged. This was laid out as a square without buildings on Asquiths Survey of Carlisle, 1853: when buildings were added this was made into a private residents garden; see Carlisle Journal (1870) which records the planting let to Little & Ballantyne and the inauguration by the Mayor by planting a tree in each corner. (Carlisle Journal: 11 March 1870).
district:- Carlisle
listed building -- railings
coordinates:- NY40565568
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
WALL, RAILINGS AND GATES AROUND CENTRAL GARDENS / / CHATSWORTH SQUARE / CARLISLE / CARLISLE / CUMBRIA / II / 386669 / NY4055356049
courtesy of English Heritage
Wall, railings and gates around private gardens in centre of square. 1870s. Low red sandstone wall with chamfered coping; cast- and wrought-iron speared and scrolled railings and similar gates without piers. Around rectangular tree-lined gardens. The only private residents' garden left in Carlisle.
district:- Carlisle
listed building -- railings; gate
coordinates:- NY40555604
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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