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Bullhouse Hall Including the Cottage to Left (Rear), Penistone

Description: Bullhouse Hall Including the Cottage to Left (Rear)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 334061

OS Grid Reference: SE2112202712
OS Grid Coordinates: 421122, 402712
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5207, -1.6829

Location: Bullhouse Lane, Penistone, Barnsley S36 9FG

Locality: Penistone
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S36 9FG

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Listing Text

(west side, off),
3/31 Bullhouse Hall
including the cottage
to left (rear)


Hall. Dated 1655. For Sylvanus Rich. Deeply-coursed, dressed stone. Welsh
slate roof. Two storeys and attic. Cottage to rear left. Four gabled
bays, Nos 2 and 4 projecting slightly. Chamfered plinth. The main entrance
is in the 3rd bay with moulded, surround and imposts, and decorative lintel
A 1655 D

Windows are all double-chamfered and transomed (except for the attic) and are
of 2, 4 and 6 lights. The 6-light windows being on each floor of the right
bay. The 2nd bay is narrow, like a porch, with 4-light windows and single
transomed lights to each return. Trefoil window to gable of 3rd bay.
Continuous dripmould to each floor. Hollow-chamfered gable copings on cut
kneelers. Some finials. Three ashlar stacks with plinths and moulded
cornices. Rear: left part gabled with two 2-light windows to ground floor
and 2 cross-windows to 1st floor. One 3-light window in gable apex.
6-light window with king mullion to right, 1st floor.
Right return of Hall: left part gabled with cross-windows. Entrance to right
part has lintel supported on corbels. The cottage is a projecting gabled
wing to left side and is rendered.
Interior: oak panelling in hallway, much probably C18 with re-used C17
ornamental panels. In the left room is more panelling and the ceiling is on
early, large-scantling, closely-spaced joists.

Listing NGR: SE2112202712

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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