Description: 59,61, Moorgate Road
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 335695
OS Grid Reference: SK4334191782
OS Grid Coordinates: 443341, 391782
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4211, -1.3493
SK4292 ROTHERHAM MOORGATE STREET
9/60 Nos 59 and 61
Pair of houses now 2 shops and 1 dwelling. Mid C18. Deeply-coursed,
dressed sandstone now painted; Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys with half basement
and attic. 3 openings to 1st floor. Large projecting quoins. Pair of doorways
to centre have broad, projecting, square-faced surrounds with part-glazed doors.
Old shop window to each side each with wooden pilasters, plain frieze and cornice;
similar frieze and cornice shared by doors. 1st floor: 2-pane sashes in projecting
square-faced surrounds flank matching blind opening above doors. Shaped kneelers,
square-cut gable copings. Brick end stacks. Rear: original square-faced
surrounds to door and window openings. Paired stair windows. 2 wooden dormers.
Old photograph shows right shop existed c1915, left house converted later
(Neville and Benson (plate 17)).
R. G. Neville and J. Benson, Rotherham As It Was, 1976.
Listing NGR: SK4334191782
Source: English Heritage
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