He rang at the gate and looked through its ironwork at the house until an elderly man came out of the gate lodge and opened a small wooden door in the wall.
Like the other original ironwork throughout El Pedregal, the gate was brightly painted, in this case a fluorescent cherry red.
The latter's designs for arabesques of ironwork for garden gates, are still to be found in the Stifling papers in Glasgow.
The craft fair will include hand-spun and woven pieces, stained glass, ironwork , woodwork, photographs and paintings.
The work aimed to recreate the smart ironwork and elegant lamps of the station when it first opened.
You can create a focal point by installing either antique or commissioned ironwork - today, mass-produced ‘wrought iron’ is in fact galvanised mild steel.
The city is filled with paintings, sculpture, mosaics, glasswork, ironwork , and an awesome number of architectural sidles that can keep you gawking for days.
So skilled are Chris Topp and his team that they have been commissioned to make ironwork for some of the most famous buildings in the country and the world.
The ironwork on the balcony was overgrown with bougainvillea, and in the evening Clete put on a pair of blue, baggy, knee-length boxing trunks and pumped barbells out there under a potted palm like a friendly elephant.
They had much more freedom to design their own ‘upgrades’ with customised ironwork , tile work, stained glass window and fireplace.