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Description: 44, High Street
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 335050
OS Grid Reference: SE5752003275
OS Grid Coordinates: 457520, 403275
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5230, -1.1339
TOWN OF DONCASTER HIGH STREET
SE 5703 SE (south side)
7/55 No 44
House, now shops and offices. Mid C18 with C19 alterations. Red brick with stone
and gauged brick dressings, graduated slate roof. Three storeys and four bays.
Ground floor has C19 shop front across full width, divided into two parts with main
part across three right-hand bays and narrower part to left. C20 plate-glass windows
set in C19 surround with three fluted Ionic half columns supporting simple
entablature, dosserets over the columns topped by urn finials on panelled bases.
To centre of the right-hand section of entablature is a large raised block with
cornice topped by a gilded eagle on stepped base, to either side within the frieze
are raking cornices which form a sort of shallow pediment. First and second floors
have four plate-glass sashes, each with projecting stone sills and flat gauged brick
arches. Moulded dentilled ashlar cornice. Stone copings on moulded kneelers t;o
gables and tall brick end stacks.
Listing NGR: SE5752003275
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Source: English Heritage
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