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Rockley Old Hall (The Great Barn), Birdwell

Description: Rockley Old Hall (The Great Barn)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 333973

OS Grid Reference: SE3428501054
OS Grid Coordinates: 434285, 401054
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5051, -1.4845

Location: The Walk, Barnsley S70 5UE

Locality: Birdwell
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S70 5UE

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Listing Text

SE30SW (east side, off)

1/97 Nos 2 and 2a,
Rockley Old Hall
(The Great Barn)
11.11.66 (formerly listed as
Barn at Rockley Abbey)
Barn now 2 dwellings. Early C18, c1980 conversion. Coursed rubble sandstone,
stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Large quoins. Glazed central waggon entrance
with chamfered ashlar quoins and voussoirs to segmental arch, 3 slit vents over.
French window to bay 1, other bays with 2-light casements in new openings with plain
lintels. lst-floor casements are transomed and have small keystones. Various
original slit vents between windows. Shaped kneelers, chamfered gable copings;
stone end stacks below ridge. Rear: similar. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SE3428501054

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Source: English Heritage

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