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Waring and Gillow

A Grade II Listed Building in Town, Doncaster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5231 / 53°31'23"N

Longitude: -1.1332 / 1°7'59"W

OS Eastings: 457561

OS Northings: 403286

OS Grid: SE575032

Mapcode National: GBR NWJP.GS

Mapcode Global: WHDD2.KPLZ

Entry Name: Waring and Gillow

Listing Date: 5 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286659

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335041

Location: Doncaster, DN1

County: Doncaster

Electoral Ward/Division: Town

Built-Up Area: Doncaster

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Doncaster St George

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

TOWN OF DONCASTER HIGH STREET
SE 5703 SE (north side)

7/46 No 21 (Waring and Gillow)

GV II

Public meeting rooms, now shop. 1841, with C20 alterations. Rendered stone with
painted stone dressings, roof hidden behind parapet. Three storeys and 3 bays.
C20 shop front to full width of ground floor. Three semi-circular headed first
floor windows in pilastered surrounds with moulded archivolts, panelled keystones
and large dentilled open pediments on consoles and dosserets. Mixed fenestration
of leaded lights and C20 casements. Moulded sill stringcourse. Similar string-
course to second floor interrupted by moulded brackets supporting sills to three
6-pane sashes in eared architraves with paterae to the top corners. Stepped frieze
and bracketed cornice above. Plain parapets with moulded copings. Reduced side
wall stacks. Built as a rival concern to the Subscription Rooms (1826) (qv)
opposite. Source: 'The Changing Face of Doncaster', by Colin Walton.


Listing NGR: SE5756103286

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