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Description: Number 1 and Attached Wall Enclosing Courtyard (Premises of Hall Court Veterinary Group)
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 335755
OS Grid Reference: SK5253085728
OS Grid Coordinates: 452530, 385728
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3658, -1.2120
DINNINGTON ST. JOHN'S ST. LEONARDS CLOSE
2/9 No 1 and attached wall
29.7.55 enclosing courtyard
(premises of Hall Court
(formerly listed as
Stable-block now veterinary premises. Late C18, for the Dinnington Hall estate,
later additions and alterations. Dressed limestone, C20 cement-tile roof,
graduated slates retained on rear-left wing. U-shaped range with attached wall
enclosing rear courtyard. Main facade towards Dinnington Hall (q.v.): 2 storeys,
1 : 2 : 1 : 2 : 1 bays with link wall to single-storey rear wing set back on left.
Single bays break forward; 3-storey central bay has tall round-arched carriage
entrance with quoins and continuous impost band. Recessed bays: on left have
4-pane sashes beneath lintels tooled as voussoirs, casements in original surrounds
above; on right have altered ground-floor openings, 1st-floor casements as before.
End bays each with blocked round-arched doorway, 1st-floor band and boarded oculus.
Eaves cornice continues as band across central bay beneath glazed oeil-de-boeuf
with pigeon holes. Hipped roof. Set back on left: link wall has round-arched
doorway; end of wing has ashlar surround to door with margin-light-glazed overlight
and cornice. Rear: single-storey wing to rear-right has door and 3 windows
flanked by round-arched openings. Rear-left wing has 2 archways that to left now
with glazed and boarded infill; 2 ridge-stack bases. Coped rubble wall enclosing
courtyard has C19 gate piers with sunken panels and cornices, blocked side gateway
against rear-left wing has ball finials. C20 additions to right return of main
range not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SK5253085728
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Source: English Heritage
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