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Description: 1-7, Harold Avenue
Date Listed: 23 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 334883
OS Grid Reference: SE5306108133
OS Grid Coordinates: 453061, 408133
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5671, -1.2003
ADWICK-LE-STREET HAROLD AVENUE
SE 50 NW (west side),
11/19 Nos. 1-7 (odd)
Group of 4 houses. 1908, partly altered. By Percy Houfton for the
Brodsworth Colliery Company. Roughcast, later cement-tile roof. 2 storeys,
total of 8 windows to 1st floor; near-symmetrical composition with the right
half set lower and the end houses beneath gables. Casements with glazing
bars to all original windows. No. 7 (to left) has doorway with rock-faced,
stone-quoined jambs and hoodmould stepped over lintel decorated by a shield
with cross; window to left of 3 lights and to right of 4 lights; tile
dripmoulds. 1st floor has two 3-light windows with tile dripcourse beneath
gable. No. 5 (adjacent) has similar doorway with lozenge on lintel under
peaked hoodmould flanked by windows of 4 lights on ground floor and of 3
lights on 1st floor. No. 3 is as No. 5 but set lower. No. 1 (to right)
has original door surround but all windows altered. Swept eaves. Corniced
end stacks corbelled from the gables; 3 matching ridge stacks on the party
walls. Part of Woodlands colliery village (see under Church of All Saints,
Central Avenue). Least altered example of its type.
Listing NGR: SE5306108133
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