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Water Hall, Penistone

Description: Water Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 334034

OS Grid Reference: SE2464203743
OS Grid Coordinates: 424642, 403743
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5298, -1.6297

Location: Water Hall Lane, Penistone, Barnsley S36 8AD

Locality: Penistone
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S36 8AD

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Listing Text

(south side, off)
3/8 Nos 1 and 2 Water Hall
23rd June 1965 (formerly listed as
Water Hall)

Former Hall, now two dwellings. C17 with late C19 alterations and C20
restoration. Deeply-coursed, square stoned, thinly-coursed rubble to rear,
right side rendered. Stone slate roof. Two storeys and attic. Three-room
plan. The front consists of three gabled bays, that to left being slightly
lower and breaking forward slightly. Apart from a small double-chamfered
window to each of the right two gables, all openings are C19. Doorway to
centre bay with slender flanking lights. Tripartite window to left bay, two
4-pane sashes to right bay, 4-pane,sash to each bay at lst-floor level.
Continuous dripmould above to each floor to two right bays. Hollow-chamfered
gable copings on moulded kneelers. Two ashlar ridge stacks and one to rear
gable of right bays. Rear: three gabled bays that to left breaking forward.
Left wing has single-storey addition (C20) and a fire-window to 1st floor.
The two wings to right have a central doorway (C20 ) with a 3-light
double-chamfered window to each side. Round-arched C19 staircase window to
left. One 4-light double-chamfered window (with C20 mullions) to right. In
the two right gable apexes an octagonal light and a quatrefoil.
Single-storey C20 addition to right not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SE2464203743

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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