Description: Ulley Grange
Date Listed: 29 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 336005
OS Grid Reference: SK4661587574
OS Grid Coordinates: 446615, 387574
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3830, -1.3006
ULLEY PENNY HILL LANE
6/130 Ulley Grange
Large house. Dated 1722 with C18 and C19 additions to rear. For ----
Poynton. Ashlar sandstone, stone slate roof with Welsh slate to part of rear
range. 2 storeys and attic, 5 x 3 bays with 2-storey C19 addition to rear
left forming link to early C18 attached outbuilding. Main range: ashlar
plinth, chamfered quoins. 2 square steps to 6-panel door and overlight with
glazing bars in dentilled, bolection-moulded architrave, frieze inscribed
----- Poynton / 1722', consoles to deeply-overhanging cornice. Other bays
have sashes with glazing bars in architraves; 1st-floor band, central
1st-floor window with moulded sill. Eaves cornice to hipped roof with
3 roof dormers having casements with glazing bars beneath triangular and
segmental heads. Corniced ashlar stack to each side ridge, smaller corniced
end stack on left. Rear: double-chamfered 3-light stair window has
2 transoms. Left return: blind cross window to 1st floor.
Right return: unequally-hung 15-pane sashes to ground floor, the central
window with cornice. 2nd floor sashes with glazing bars in recessed
surrounds formerly with mullions and transoms.
Set back on right: C19 hipped-roof wing forms link to C18 outbuilding having
square-faced, mullioned windows of 3- and 2-lights on 2 floors, corniced
ridge stack, external steps to coped end gable on right; the door in its
right return with chamfered quoins.
Interior not inspected.
Samuel Buck of Rotherham purchased the manor of Ulley in 1721 and 1722
(Hunter, p178); a later C18 enclosure award map shows the Ulley Grange land
to be allotted to Mr. Poynton.
J. Hunter, South Yorkshire: the History and Topoqraphy of the Deanery of
Doncaster, vol II, 1831.
Listing NGR: SK4661587574
Source: English Heritage
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.