SK4032 : Walls near the Golden Gates

taken 4 months ago, near to Elvaston, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Walls near the Golden Gates
Walls near the Golden Gates
Erected around 1850 as part of the landscaping of the park by William Barron. Listed Grade II as part of the Golden Gates LinkExternal link .
Listed Buildings and Structures
Listed buildings and structures are officially designated as being of special architectural, historical or cultural significance. There are over half a million listed structures in the United Kingdom, covered by around 375,000 listings.
Listed status is more commonly associated with buildings or groups of buildings, however it can cover many other structures, including bridges, headstones, steps, ponds, monuments, walls, phone boxes, wrecks, parks, and heritage sites, and in more recent times a road crossing (Abbey Road) and graffiti art (Banksy 'Spy-booth') have been included.

In England and Wales there are three main listing designations;
Grade I (2.5%) - exceptional interest, sometimes considered to be internationally important.
Grade II* (5.5%) - particularly important buildings of more than special interest.
Grade II (92%) - nationally important and of special interest.

There are also locally listed structures (at the discretion of local authorities) using A, B and C designations.

In Scotland three classifications are also used but the criteria are different. There are around 47,500 Listed buildings.
Category A (8%)- generally equivalent to Grade I and II* in England and Wales
Category B (51%)- this appears generally to cover the ground of Grade II, recognising national importance.
Category C (41%)- buildings of local importance, probably with some overlap with English Grade II.

In Northern Ireland the criteria are similar to Scotland, but the classifications are:
Grade A (2.3%)
Grade B+ (4.7%)
Grade B (93%)

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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 February, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 17 February, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Boundary, Barrier  Country estates 
Period (from Tags)
Mid 19th Century  1850s 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4076 3258 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:53.3482N 1:23.7391W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4077 3257
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Boundary Wall  Grade II Listed  Grade II(star) Listed Park 

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