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Temperance Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5519 / 53°33'6"N

Longitude: -1.4835 / 1°29'0"W

OS Eastings: 434314

OS Northings: 406265

OS Grid: SE343062

Mapcode National: GBR LW2C.MG

Mapcode Global: WHDCQ.5ZTF

Entry Name: Temperance Hall

Listing Date: 16 August 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333744

Location: Barnsley, S70

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Barnsley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Barnsley St George's Parish Centre

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(north side),
Temperance Hall
Former Oddfellows Hall, Temperance Hall, now warehouse. 1836-7 by W. J. Hindle.
Ashlar front (painted), coursed squared rubble sides, concrete tiled roof.
Single storey, 3 bays. 3-step podium. Two fluted Ionic columns in antis.
Central bay, recessed, has entrance in eared architrave. Side bays have
panelled doors with tall overlights all in eared architraves. Deep frieze and
simple pediment with plain acroteria to eaves and apex. To the right is a
later projecting bay not of special interest. Left return: 8 bays with various
altered or blind windows, much altered.

Interior: gallery at rear on 2 slender cast-iron columns. Pilasters mark the
bay divisions. Some decorative plaster cornices survive.

N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, 1967.

Listing NGR: SE3431406265

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