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The Royal Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Barnsley

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5539 / 53°33'13"N

Longitude: -1.4814 / 1°28'52"W

OS Eastings: 434456

OS Northings: 406486

OS Grid: SE344064

Mapcode National: GBR LW3B.2R

Mapcode Global: WHDCQ.6XVX

Entry Name: The Royal Hotel

Listing Date: 13 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151142

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333695

Location: Barnsley, S70

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Barnsley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Barnsley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE3406SW BARNSLEY CHURCH STREET
(east side),
Barnsley
9/9 The Royal Hotel
GV II
Hotel. Late C18, probably re-roofed mid C19, main doorway probably early
C20. Painted, dressed stone. Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 7-bay near-
symmetrical facade. Raised ashlar quoins. Wide central doorway with round-
arched head and splayed jambs in a single cyma moulding. To far left is a
part-blocked carriage entrance with elliptical head with alternately extended
voussoirs. All windows are in plain raised surrounds, those to ground-floor
right being c1975 replacements. lst-floor sill band, 2nd-floor sill and lintel
bands. Plain sashes to 1st and 2nd floors. 2nd-floor windows slightly shorter.
Moulded stone brackets to gutter. Gable copings. 3 later brick stacks.
Rear: projecting wing with similar sash windows, hipped roof and tiled ground-
floor addition.

Formerly called the White Bear Public House and renamed after Princess Victoria
changed horses here while travelling between Harewood and Wentworth Woodhouse
in 1835.


Listing NGR: SE3445606486

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