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Wortley Arms, Wortley

Description: Wortley Arms

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 334020

OS Grid Reference: SK3076199352
OS Grid Coordinates: 430761, 399352
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4900, -1.5378

Location: Reading Room Lane, Wortley, Barnsley S35 7DB

Locality: Wortley
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S35 7DB

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Listing Text

4/144 Wortley Arms
Public house. Mid C18, later additions to rear. Coursed dressed sandstone,
Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys with attics, 5 bays; C19 wing to rear, C20 addition
to rear right corner (not of special interest). Large quoins. Central doorway
has moulded quoins and cornice on brackets. Square-faced window surrounds,
mullions removed and with later sashes. Ground-floor sashes with C20 leaded lights,
bay 5 blind. 6-pane sashes to 1st floor, central window blind. Shaped kneelers,
ashlar gable copings. End stack to front-left corner; 2 rebuilt ridge stacks with
offsets and copings. Right return: doorway to right of window, two 16-pane sashes
above, paired 4-pane sashes to attic; all openings with cornices.

Interior: moulded spine beams in ground-floor room to left of door, bressumer
beam with cut-out soffit on right.

Listing NGR: SK3076199352

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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