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Description: Princes of Wales Public House
Date Listed: 21 August 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 335696
OS Grid Reference: SK4190292790
OS Grid Coordinates: 441902, 392790
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4302, -1.3708
SK49SW ROTHERHAM PRINCES STREET
5/61 Prince of Wales
including No 41,
Station Road and
21.8.75 incorporating flat
No 41A, Station Road
(formerly listed as
Prince of Wales Hotel
(including wing in
Hotel now public house. Early 1840s, for Benjamin Badger (press cutting).
Ashlar and horizontally-tooled sandstone, Welsh slate roof. Corner site
with left return facing Station Road. 3 storeys with cellars, 5 x 3 bays
with wing to rear right, to rear left a single-storey link-block to a 2-storey,
3-bay house (No 41 Station Road). Main facade: plain ashlar plinth, rustication
to ground-floor ashlar walling and quoins above. Central portico has C20
double doors flanked by paired Doric columns with entablature returning to
continue around building. Panelled door to bay 5 has external stone steps,
other bays have renewed casements. 1st floor: balustrade with flanking dies
beneath central window, die cornice returns as moulded sill band. All windows
have paired brackets to projecting moulded sills and renewed casements in raised
surrounds with architraves and consoled cornices; Prince of Wales feathers set
above central window. Short 2nd-floor windows with sill blocks, moulded sills
and casements in architraves. Frieze, deep eaves projection with modillioned
cornice, hipped roof. Left return of main block in same style. Link-block to
rear, set back, has keyed round-arched opening now window. Adjacent house
(41, Station Road): rusticated quoins. Central doorway with architrave flanked
by casements in architraves with sill blocks to moulded sills. Ground-floor
entablature continued from main building. lst-floor windows with shouldered and
eared architraves. Altered eaves. Hipped roof with corniced end stacks. Round-
arched panel in right return.
Speculative enterprise built to service the newly-opened Masbrough station
situated opposite. Lean-to building to left return of 41, Station Road not
of special interest.
Sheffield Morning Telegraph, March 4th, 1982, pl.
Listing NGR: SK4190292790
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