Description: Temperance Hall
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
SE3406SW BARNSLEY PITT STREET
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
Source: English Heritage
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