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Princes of Wales Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rotherham West, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.4302 / 53°25'48"N

Longitude: -1.3708 / 1°22'14"W

OS Eastings: 441902

OS Northings: 392790

OS Grid: SK419927

Mapcode National: GBR LXWS.02

Mapcode Global: WHDDJ.X1DM

Entry Name: Princes of Wales Public House

Listing Date: 21 August 1975

Last Amended: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132718

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335696

Location: Rotherham, S60

County: Rotherham

Electoral Ward/Division: Rotherham West

Built-Up Area: Rotherham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Masbrough St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(east side),
5/61 Prince of Wales
public house
including No 41,
Station Road and
21.8.75 incorporating flat
No 41A, Station Road
(formerly listed as
Prince of Wales Hotel
(including wing in
Station Road))
- II
Hotel now public house. Early 1840s, for Benjamin Badger (press cutting).
Ashlar and horizontally-tooled sandstone, Welsh slate roof. Corner site
with left return facing Station Road. 3 storeys with cellars, 5 x 3 bays
with wing to rear right, to rear left a single-storey link-block to a 2-storey,
3-bay house (No 41 Station Road). Main facade: plain ashlar plinth, rustication
to ground-floor ashlar walling and quoins above. Central portico has C20
double doors flanked by paired Doric columns with entablature returning to
continue around building. Panelled door to bay 5 has external stone steps,
other bays have renewed casements. 1st floor: balustrade with flanking dies
beneath central window, die cornice returns as moulded sill band. All windows
have paired brackets to projecting moulded sills and renewed casements in raised
surrounds with architraves and consoled cornices; Prince of Wales feathers set
above central window. Short 2nd-floor windows with sill blocks, moulded sills
and casements in architraves. Frieze, deep eaves projection with modillioned
cornice, hipped roof. Left return of main block in same style. Link-block to
rear, set back, has keyed round-arched opening now window. Adjacent house
(41, Station Road): rusticated quoins. Central doorway with architrave flanked
by casements in architraves with sill blocks to moulded sills. Ground-floor
entablature continued from main building. lst-floor windows with shouldered and
eared architraves. Altered eaves. Hipped roof with corniced end stacks. Round-
arched panel in right return.
Speculative enterprise built to service the newly-opened Masbrough station
situated opposite. Lean-to building to left return of 41, Station Road not
of special interest.
Sheffield Morning Telegraph, March 4th, 1982, pl.

Listing NGR: SK4190292790

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