Porter Valley Parks, Endcliffe Park 1256

Sheffield, England, South Yorkshire

Brief Description

Several naturalistic features in gritstone were made along Porter Brook, and in 1887 a Jubilee Monument was added. An Arts and Crafts style pavilion and lodge were built in 1891.

History

The park was laid out by William Goldring in 1885 when Endcliffe Wood was purchased. There were extensions to the park in 1888 and 1929.

Visitor Facilities

Open daily from dawn to dusk.

Detailed Description

There is a detailed description of this site, taken from the English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest, in the master record entitled Porter Valley Parks.

Features
  • Sculpture
  • Description: Jubilee Monument
  • Earliest Date:
  • Latest Date:
  • Obelisk
  • Description: Jubilee obelisk.
  • Statue
  • Description: Monument to Queen Victoria.
  • Gate Lodge
  • Description: Hunters Bar lodge.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Open daily from dawn to dusk.
Associated People

Just one person associated to Porter Valley Parks, Endcliffe Park

Contact

Telephone

01793 445050

Official Website

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Other websites

Owners

  • Sheffield City Council

    Town Hall, Pinstone Street, Sheffield, S1 2HH