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26 and 28, Towngate, Penistone

Description: 26 and 28, Towngate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 334107

OS Grid Reference: SE2330603710
OS Grid Coordinates: 423306, 403710
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5295, -1.6499

Location: Royd Moor Road, Penistone, Barnsley S36 9RH

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
3/76 Nos 26 and 28
19th April 1982 (formerly listed as
26 and 28 Towngate and
No 1 Royd Moor Road)


Two houses. C17 with C19 alterations and C20 restoration. Coursed squared
stone. Stone slate roof (part bitumen covered). Two storeys 7-cell plan
with cross wing to left which projects at rear. 0uoins. The left gabled
wing has a restored 5-light double-chamfered window to ground floor with
hoodmould and a similar 4-light window to 1st floor. Arched single light in
apex. Hollow-chamfered gable copings on moulded kneelers and shaped finials.
The centre bay has flat-faced mullion windows: 4-light to ground floor and
10-light to 1st floor. The right bay also has C19 windows. Three ashlar
stacks. Rear: arched entrance to centre bay, The cross wing has
double-chamfered windows; a 3-light and a blocked and altered cross-window to
ground floor, a 3-light to 1st floor, and a cross-window to gable apex.

Interior: large arched fireplace in cross wing with adjoining opening
presumably altered. Chamfered fireplace in room above.

Listing NGR: SE2330603710

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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