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26 and 28, Towngate

A Grade II Listed Building in Penistone, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5295 / 53°31'46"N

Longitude: -1.6499 / 1°38'59"W

OS Eastings: 423306

OS Northings: 403710

OS Grid: SE233037

Mapcode National: GBR JWXM.LH

Mapcode Global: WHCBP.MKK1

Entry Name: 26 and 28, Towngate

Listing Date: 19 April 1982

Last Amended: 27 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314696

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334107

Location: Penistone, Barnsley, S36

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Penistone

Built-Up Area: Penistone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Thurlstone St Saviour

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(north side)
3/76 Nos 26 and 28
19th April 1982 (formerly listed as
26 and 28 Towngate and
No 1 Royd Moor Road)


Two houses. C17 with C19 alterations and C20 restoration. Coursed squared
stone. Stone slate roof (part bitumen covered). Two storeys 7-cell plan
with cross wing to left which projects at rear. 0uoins. The left gabled
wing has a restored 5-light double-chamfered window to ground floor with
hoodmould and a similar 4-light window to 1st floor. Arched single light in
apex. Hollow-chamfered gable copings on moulded kneelers and shaped finials.
The centre bay has flat-faced mullion windows: 4-light to ground floor and
10-light to 1st floor. The right bay also has C19 windows. Three ashlar
stacks. Rear: arched entrance to centre bay, The cross wing has
double-chamfered windows; a 3-light and a blocked and altered cross-window to
ground floor, a 3-light to 1st floor, and a cross-window to gable apex.

Interior: large arched fireplace in cross wing with adjoining opening
presumably altered. Chamfered fireplace in room above.

Listing NGR: SE2330603710

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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