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Latitude: 53.4183 / 53°25'5"N
Longitude: -1.3535 / 1°21'12"W
OS Eastings: 443064
OS Northings: 391466
OS Grid: SK430914
Mapcode National: GBR LXZX.RC
Mapcode Global: WHDDK.5BQV
Entry Name: Doorway Re-Erected in Rock Face Approximately 100 Metres to South East of Boston Castle
Listing Date: 19 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1286898
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335642
Location: Rotherham, S60
Electoral Ward/Division: Boston Castle
Built-Up Area: Rotherham
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Rotherham
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK49SW ROTHERHAM BOSTON PARK
5/10 Doorway re-erected
in rock face
100 metres to
Re-erected door surround. Early-mid C17, resited C19. Limestone architrave
and aedicule set within brick panel. Bolection-moulded architrave infilled
with brickwork and flanked by panelled pilasters with plinth blocks and acanthus-
carved consoles. Heavy, moulded, segmental pediment with springers breaking
Important relic associated with the College of Jesus buildings (College Street,
q.v.) but which must date from their conversion into a mansion in the C17. An
early illustration shows this doorway as one of a pair set within a ruin (Guest,
J. Guest, Historic Notices of Rotherham, 1879.
Listing NGR: SK4306491466
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