Winchester, ancient capital of England and judged best place to live in the UK in 2006!
Thanks for sharing this picture. These are pretty bollards. Not only do they add safety and security, but they are soothing to the eye. Check out my employer, McGraw-Hill. They have lots of information on bollards and their many uses.
Yes, they're quite eye catching. There are a few others dotted around Winchester that I'll try to capture