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Description: 3 and 4, Clay Lane
Date Listed: 4 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 335014
OS Grid Reference: SE6087705932
OS Grid Coordinates: 460877, 405932
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5465, -1.0827
SE 60 NW TOWN OF DONCASTER CLAY LANE
2/11 Nos 3 and 4
Pair of semi-detached houses. 1867, designed by J Butterfield, built for Doncaster
Corporation. Red brick with ashlar dressings and slate roof. Two storeys and two
bays each, with mirrored facades. No 3 to the right has slightly off-centre
chamfered 4-centred arch with 4-panelled door and pointed overlight deeply recessed
behind. To right is a narrow sash window with chamfered stone sill and lintel and
to left is a 3-light timber mullion window with 2-pane sashes in similar surround..
Similar 2-light window above in bargeboarded gable. Rest of first floor blind with
overhanging eaves. Large T-plan ridge stack to centre. Similar 2-light window
to first floor of right return. All windows below pointed brick relieving arches.
Rear elevation has gabled bay breaking forward to right with porch in the re-entrant
angle. This has brick 4-centred arches to both sides and panelled door below
pointed overlight behind. Windows similar to those to front. Interior is simple
with stick baluster staircase. No 4 identical, except mirrored. Built as a pair
with Nos 1 and 2. Listed for historic interest, as very early example of council
housing. Source; Council Minutes 12 May 1867. Empty and derelict at time of
Listing NGR: SE6087705932
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