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Club House of Rotherham Golf Club Thrybergh Park, Thrybergh

Description: Club House of Rotherham Golf Club Thrybergh Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335544

OS Grid Reference: SK4664596333
OS Grid Coordinates: 446645, 396333
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4617, -1.2989

Location: Thrybergh, Rotherham S65 4NU

Locality: Thrybergh
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S65 4NU

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Listing Text


(west side, off)

6/35 Thrybergh Park
(Club House of
Rotherham Golf Club)


Country house now club house. C1820 (pre 1831) by John Webb for Col.Fullerton
(Hunter, p42). Ashlar sandstone, Welsh slate roof. 5 x 5-bay main
range, T-shaped wing set back to right has tower projection to front.
2 storeys, low 3-storey tower. Tudor revival style with some Gothick
details. Main range: central bay breaks forward. Octagonal 3-stage
corner turrets. Plinth. Central single-storey porch with Tudor-arched
arcade; piers rise as crocketted pinnacles. Canted oriel-bay-window
above. Two flanking single-storey bay-windows each beneath two 1st-
floor windows. Continuous moulded sill bands; hoodmoulds. Ground-
floor windows have narrow 10-pane sashes with Gothick glazing bars.
Cross windows to 1st floor. Between 1st-floor hoodmoulds
square projections rise as miniature embattled turrets. Embattled
parapet, returned. Corner turrets have lancets to lower stages; cruciform
arrowloops to upper stage. Wing set back to right: lower, 5 bays. Doors
to bays 1 and 4; multiple 8-pane sashes to other bays. Front corner tower:
offset diagonal buttresses; paired 8-pane sashes; unequal 6-pane sashes
to 2nd storey; corbel-table beneath parapet. Rear: to right, two
cylindrical turrets rise as spirelets and flank tall pointed window with
blind intersecting tracery; raking embattlements to gable. Left return:
as front. Offset buttresses between bays rise as turrets. Doorways to
bays 1 and 5. Pointed arches to ground-floor openings of bays 1-3.

Interior: rib-vaulted entrance hall, cantilevered imperial stair to rear
with iron balustrade. Ornate plaster cornices in ground-floor rooms to

Small C20 addition to rear of wing not of special interest.

J. Hunter, South Yorkshire: the History and Topography of the Deanery
of Doncaster, vol II, 1831.

Listing NGR: SK4664596333

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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