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1 and 3, Market Street, Penistone

Description: 1 and 3, Market Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 334081

OS Grid Reference: SE2459503314
OS Grid Coordinates: 424595, 403314
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5259, -1.6305

Location: B6462, Penistone, Barnsley S36 6BZ

Locality: Penistone
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S36 6BZ

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Listing Text

(east side)
3/51 Nos 1 and 3
23rd June 1965 (formerly Cloth Hall
and shambles)


Former Cloth Hall, now shops. 1768 by John Platt of Rotherham. Centre part
infilled probably C19. Coursed, squared stone, ashlar to front centre bay.
Stone slate roof, glass in centre. Two storeys. Formerly a U-plan, now
infilled. Four bays. Rusticated quoins. Deep ashlar plinth. The central
two C19 bays are set back slightly with C20 shop front to ground floor and
two 4-pane sashes to 1st floor under flat arches. Open modillioned pediment
above with parapet and plain acroteria. The side bays each have a large
archivolted round-arched ground-floor shop window with later glazing and a
single sash, as before, to 1st floor. Hipped roof to side bays.
Rear: the central bay breaks forward slightly and has open pediment.
Central, round-arched ground-floor opening now part-blocked. Side bays have
similar blocked openings. Various casements, some C20.
Left return: 7 bays. Round-arched windows to ground floor and 4-pane sashes
above (some altered) as side bays of front. Right return: similar with
ground-floor windows all blocked and some altered 1st-floor windows.

Listing NGR: SE2459203320

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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