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Cranford Hall, Barnsley

Description: Cranford Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 333652

OS Grid Reference: SE3950305270
OS Grid Coordinates: 439503, 405270
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5426, -1.4053

Location: Barnsley S71 5EZ

Locality: Barnsley
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S71 5EZ

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Listing Text

(south side, off)

2/24 Cranford Hall
(formerly New Hall)


House now 2 dwellings. Late C18 with C19 and C20 additions and
alterations, partly covering the site of a medieval hall and possibly
incorporating some masonry. Coursed, squared sandstone, stone slate
roof, brick stacks. 2 storeys and attic. 3-bay main range with
single bay set back to left, gabled early-C20 cross-wing to each end.
Quoins. Main range: central part-rendered stone porch with panelled
door, Tudor-arched lintel, hoodmould and dripmould over. Moulded
kneelers and copings peaked over doorway. To left a hipped-roof,
3-light bay window with square-faced ashlar surrounds. To right a
C20 curved wooden bay of 5 lights. Central tripartite window to
1st floor has a central sash with glazing bars in a square-faced
surround, to its left a similar single-light sash, to right an
altered surround now with iron casement. Bay set back to left:
another hipped-roof bay window with a part-glazed door to its right
and sash window above. Wing to left: 4-pane sash to each floor,
moulded kneelers and gable copings. Wing to right: 3-light square-
faced stone window with transom to ground floor, casements with
glazing bars to upper floors. Shouldered and corniced brick ridge
stacks. Right return: two 2-storey bay windows with chamfered,
mullioned and transomed surrounds.
'New Hall, Darfield',
J. Birch and P. F. Ryder,
Yorkshire Archaeological Journal, vol 54, 1982, pp81-98.

Listing NGR: SE3950305270

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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