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Masonic Hall, Bawtry

Description: Masonic Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 334741

OS Grid Reference: SK6501893050
OS Grid Coordinates: 465018, 393050
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4302, -1.0229

Locality: Bawtry
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN10 6JR

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Listing Text

(south side)
10/41 Masonic Hall (formerly
30th November 1966 listed as Chapel of the
Hospital of St. Mary
Magdalene and as being
in the parish of
Chapel now masonic hall. C15 origin; rebuilt 1839 for patron Edward Harwood
Greaves of Hesley Hall. Cement rendered, Welsh slate roof. Combined nave
and chancel; 4 bays. Chamfered plinth. Entrance to bay 4 of north side has
nail-studded door in double-chamfered, pointed-arched surround with
hoodmould; architraved panel over door with scroll inscribed 'Except the
Lord/build the House/they labour in vain/that build it/
Psalm CXXVII.VI'. Other bays have tall lancet windows with hoodmoulds.
Corbelled kneelers and ashlar gable copings with east cross and ashlar west
bellcote (without bell). West end has 2 lancets with hoodmoulds; south
windows are without hoodmoulds. East end: 3-light window with cusped ogee
lights beneath transom and panel tracery over, hoodmould; gable vesica; to
left of the east window a re-used C15 image niche with moulded sill,
quadrant-moulded jambs and crocketed and castellated canopy with weathered
head carvings.
Interior: west balcony; original fittings removed.

Listing NGR: SK6501793049

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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