History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Brierley Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Brierley, Barnsley

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.5953 / 53°35'43"N

Longitude: -1.3822 / 1°22'55"W

OS Eastings: 440986

OS Northings: 411150

OS Grid: SE409111

Mapcode National: GBR LVSV.KX

Mapcode Global: WHDCK.RW0M

Entry Name: Brierley Hall

Listing Date: 18 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191201

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333637

Location: Barnsley, S72

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: North East

Parish: Brierley

Built-Up Area: Brierley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Grimethorpe with Brierley

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


(north-east side)

Brierley Hall


House, now local council offices. Mid C19 with later additions.
For Rev. John Hoyland (Watson and Harrison, p33). Tooled-ashlar
sandstone, stone slate roof. Twin-roofed,double-pile main range
with lower matching extension brought forward to left,and C20 brick
addition set back to right (not of special interest). Low 2-storey
wing to centre rear of main range. Rear left corner infilled by
C20 addition (not of special interest). Main range: 3 storeys, 5 bays.
Sashes with glazing bars to ground and 1st floors, all with square-faced
surrounds and projecting sills, ground-floor sill band. Added flat-
roofed porch to bays 1 and 2 in the form of half octagon. Porch has
C20 double-doors and overlight in square-faced ashlar surround flanked
by sashes, cornice. Bay 3 presumably the original door position.
Central first-floor window emphasised by architrave, frieze and cornice.
Shorter second-floor windows with 6-pane sashes. Modillioned cornice
now obscured by wood guttering. Truncated brick stacks to eaves of
each return. Hipped roof. Wing to left: 2 storeys, 3 bays in matching
style. Hipped roof with tall stack set to rear. Linked to main range
by short bay with round-headed stair window with glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SE 40986 11150

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.