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Temperance Hall, Barnsley

Description: Temperance Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 333744

OS Grid Reference: SE3431406265
OS Grid Coordinates: 434314, 406265
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5519, -1.4835

Location: Pitt Street, Barnsley S74 0JQ

Locality: Barnsley
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S74 0JQ

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Listing Text

(north side),
Temperance Hall
Former Oddfellows Hall, Temperance Hall, now warehouse. 1836-7 by W. J. Hindle.
Ashlar front (painted), coursed squared rubble sides, concrete tiled roof.
Single storey, 3 bays. 3-step podium. Two fluted Ionic columns in antis.
Central bay, recessed, has entrance in eared architrave. Side bays have
panelled doors with tall overlights all in eared architraves. Deep frieze and
simple pediment with plain acroteria to eaves and apex. To the right is a
later projecting bay not of special interest. Left return: 8 bays with various
altered or blind windows, much altered.

Interior: gallery at rear on 2 slender cast-iron columns. Pilasters mark the
bay divisions. Some decorative plaster cornices survive.

N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, 1967.

Listing NGR: SE3431406265

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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