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Glass House green House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wentworth, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.4812 / 53°28'52"N

Longitude: -1.4039 / 1°24'14"W

OS Eastings: 439654

OS Northings: 398439

OS Grid: SK396984

Mapcode National: GBR LXM5.VT

Mapcode Global: WHDD4.DRPM

Entry Name: Glass House green House

Listing Date: 21 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335578

Location: Wentworth, Rotherham, S62

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Wentworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wentworth Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/70 Glass House and
Green House


Farmhouse now 2 dwellings. Early C19. Red brick in Flemish bond,
sandstone rubble roadside gable, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. 2-window
main range with 2-window addition to left, set back; rear wing to each
part. Part-glazed door in decorative, trellised wood porch. Flanking
tripartite sashes with projecting stone sills, wood mullions and flat
brick arches. 1st-floor windows same, all with 16-pane central sash and
4-pane outer lights. Large sundial over porch with scrolled support to
iron gnomon and cornice. Sundial inscribed:'Vive memor quam fis aevi
brevit' and 'Delineavit Johan Metcalfe 1766'. Ashlar-coped parapet and
gables, end stacks. Block to left has 16-pane sashes with projecting
sills and stone lintels. Arched head of blocked doorway to right of
windows. End stack to left, shared stack to right.

Listing NGR: SK3965498439

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

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