Description: 8 and 10, Regent Street (See Details for Further Address Information)
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333748
OS Grid Reference: SE3447606549
OS Grid Coordinates: 434476, 406549
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5544, -1.4811
SE3406NW BARNSLEY REGENT STREET
8/59 Nos 8 and 10
No 2 Eastgate
Offices. Dated 1895. Ashlar. Welsh slate roof. Free classical style.
Three storeys. 6 bays to Regent Street, 5 bays to Eastgate. Nos 8 and 10
(on Regent Street), are handed and separated by a rusticated pilaster. Each
has a central doorway in a moulded architrave and an open segmental pediment,
on ornamental brackets and an enriched tympanum, that to left bearing date.
The square-headed ground-floor windows (apart from single window to bay 6)
were formerly tripartite, now with mullions removed. Aprons to No 10; windows
to No 8 enlarged. 1st and 2nd floors: bays 3 and 4 have 3-light canted oriel
windows. Square-headed, unequal sash windows in raised surrounds, those to
1st floor with ornamental heads and steep triangular pediments, those to
2nd floor with moulded heads and fleur-de-lys enrichments. Dentilled eaves
cornice and deep parapet. Tall ornamental ashlar stacks. The Eastgate
elevation is similar with central doorway with open, scrolled pediment, and
tripartite windows to left and right. To the far right is an elliptical-arched
carriage entrance with moulded surround and alternately blocked voussoirs.
lst- and 2nd-floor canted oriel windows to bays 2 and 4.
Listing NGR: SE3447606549
Source: English Heritage
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