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Latitude: 53.4829 / 53°28'58"N
Longitude: -1.4314 / 1°25'52"W
OS Eastings: 437832
OS Northings: 398613
OS Grid: SK378986
Mapcode National: GBR LXF5.X6
Mapcode Global: WHDD3.ZQK9
Entry Name: The Round House
Listing Date: 21 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1314606
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335607
Location: Wentworth, Rotherham, S62
Civil Parish: Wentworth
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Wentworth Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK39NE WENTWORTH MILL LANE
4/100 The Round House
Tower mill now 2 dwellings. 1793, converted 1835 (Clayton). For
the Wentworth Estate. Thinly-coursed sandstone, roof not visible.
Truncated 4-storey cone with small concentric lean-to to south-west
side. Plinth. Ashlar surrounds dressed to the angle and curvature
of the cone. Mill Lane side : door in glazed porch. Inserted
ground-floor window to left has a horizontal-sliding sash with
glazing bars. In line above 3 windows, the lower two have casements
with glazing bars, the upper window a horizontal-sliding sash. To
right of porch a blocked, quoined, doorway now with small window;
above a blocked square opening. Similar sets of openings placed
diametrically opposite those described. Glazed porch to rear encloses
doorway with consoled pediment. Continuous band and cogged course
beneath coped parapet.
A.K. Clayton, 'The Wentworth Round-Houses', Trans. Hunter Archaeological
Soc., vol 8, 1963, pp 229-233.
Listing NGR: SK3783298613
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