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Ouslethwaite Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Worsbrough, Barnsley

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5362 / 53°32'10"N

Longitude: -1.4856 / 1°29'8"W

OS Eastings: 434192

OS Northings: 404515

OS Grid: SE341045

Mapcode National: GBR LW2K.53

Mapcode Global: WHDCX.4CVY

Entry Name: Ouslethwaite Hall

Listing Date: 11 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333953

Location: Barnsley, S70

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Worsbrough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Worsbrough Common St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

WORSBROUGH GENN LANE
SE30SW (north side)

1/82 Ouslethwaite Hall
11.11.66
GV II
Large house now 11 flats. Late C18, early C19 additions. For the Elmhirst
estate.Deeply-coursed, dressed sandstone, C20 cement-tile roof. Double-depth.
3 storeys, 5 bays; with 2-storey single-bay wing set back on right extending as
rear wing. Main facade: raised ashlar quoins. 3-step stylobate to Doric porch
with full entablature enclosing panelled door with decorative radial glazing bars
in overlight. 4-pane sashes to other bays on each floor have projecting sills and
raised surrounds, central windows in ashlar panel and with moulded sills; 2nd-
floor openings shorter. Hipped roof with corniced ashlar end stacks. Wing on
right: blocked doorway on left has slightly pulvinated frieze and cornice, sashed
Venetian window on right beneath tripartite sash; tall ashlar stack with cornice.
Rear: tall round-headed stair window with external steps to door on half-landing.
Right return: scattered fenestration of sashes and casements including 1 window of
30 panes and 1 of 24; various corniced stacks.

Interior: contemporary staircase with fielded-panel dado and simple turned balus-
trade. some contemporary doors and fireplaces.

J G Wright, Worsbrough: In Times Past, 1983, p.29.


Listing NGR: SE3419204515

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