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Numbers 5, 6 and 7 Regent Terrace and Attached Railings, Doncaster

Description: Numbers 5, 6 and 7 Regent Terrace and Attached Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 335004

OS Grid Reference: SE5814403079
OS Grid Coordinates: 458144, 403079
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5212, -1.1245

Location: 6 S Parade, Doncaster DN1 2EE

Locality: Doncaster
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN1 2EE

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Listing Text

SE 5803 SW (north side)

Nos 5, 6 and 7 Regent
Terrace and attached
23.4.81 railings
(formerly listed as 3
separate items)

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Terrace of three houses and attached railings, now offices. Early to mid C19 with
minor later alterations. Ashlar, colourwashed to No 5, with graduated stone slate
roofs, except to No 5 which has asbestos slate roof. Each house of three storeys
on basement, Nos 5 and 6 each of two bays and No 7 to right of 4 bays. Each house
has rusticated stonework to basement on plain plinth. Basement of Nos 5 and 6 each
have a central tripartite bow window with sashes and 6-panelled door below plain
overlight. No 7 has similar panelled door flanked by plate glass sashes with
projecting sills, one to left and two to right. All houses with wide plain band
at ground floor level, and arrow-head railings to front of basements which continue
to either side of steps to the doorcases. These steps are supported over the base-
ment wells on iron girders. Nos 5 and 6 have an adjoining pair of Tuscan doorcases
with attached half columns and plain entablatures with moulded cornices. Both have
6 raised and fielded panelled doors and margin glazed overlights, that to No 6 with
coloured glass. No 7 has similar doorcase to bay 2, but with 4-panelled door and
plain overlight. No 5 and 6 each have central tripartite bow windows with 12-pane
sashes flanked by 4-pane sashes in pilastered, corniced surrounds to ground floor
and No 7 has plate glass sashes with panelled aprons, bracketed stone sills and
flush lintels, one to left of doorcase. and two to right. Above a wide first-floor
sill band and full-height unequally hung sashes with bracketed balconies to front
of each window in filigree ironwork. Nos 5 and 6 with two 15-pane sashes each
and No 7 with four plate-glass sashes. Above, 8 sashes with projecting sills, those
to Nos 5 and 6 12-pane sashes and those to No 7 plate-glass sashes. All first and
second-floor openings below flush lintels. Moulded stone cornice, original hopper
head between Nos 5 and 6. Corniced ashlar ridge and end stacks, partly rendered.
C20 coping between Nos 5 and 6. Interior of No 7 has an open-well staircase with
wreathed mahogany handrail and balustrade of scrolled open ironwork panels, lit
to top by ceiling light with brightly coloured glass. Detailing in Greek Revival
style, doorcases with flat tapering jambs and cambered-headed lintels decorated
with old stylised foliage motifs, 6-panelled doors with stepped fielding to panels,
bold stylised leaf ceiling roses, and acanthus leaf cornices. Ground-floor rooms
to right with double doors between and large bow window with bowed panelled shutters
to rear room.

Listing NGR: SE5814403079

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Source: English Heritage

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