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Summer House, Approximately 40 Metres South of Gunthwaite Hall (East Part)

A Grade II Listed Building in Gunthwaite and Ingbirchworth, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5541 / 53°33'14"N

Longitude: -1.6426 / 1°38'33"W

OS Eastings: 423776

OS Northings: 406442

OS Grid: SE237064

Mapcode National: GBR JWZB.5P

Mapcode Global: WHCBH.RX0R

Entry Name: Summer House, Approximately 40 Metres South of Gunthwaite Hall (East Part)

Listing Date: 21 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333813

Location: Gunthwaite and Ingbirchworth, Barnsley, S36

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Gunthwaite and Ingbirchworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Denby St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(west side),
Summer House,
2/33 approx. 40 metres
south of
Gunthwaite Hall
(east part)
Summer house. Dated 1688, altered in Cl9, restored c.1978. For Bosvile family.
Thinly-coursed rubble, stone slate roof. Square plan. Two storeys and basement,
one bay. Flush quoins to lower part, raised quoins to upper part. Chamfered
plinth/band between the floors. The main entrance is at lst-floor level, due to
sloping ground, and has moulded, quoined surround, moulded imposts and ornamental
lintel above which is a plaque with the Bosvile coat of arms. Moulded eaves
cornice. Pyramidal roof. Rear: double-chamfered cross window to ground floor,
and one 2-light double-chamfered window to 1st floor. Left return has a 2-light
double-chamfered window to basement, and to ground floor a small single-light
double-chamfered window with hoodmould and an entrance with chamfered surround and
cambered head inscribed: ' B
G B (Godfrey Bosvile III d.1714) .
16 88'
To 1st floor is a large unequally-hung 9 pane sash window. Similar window to
right return.
Interior: stop-chamfered spine beams in basement, later joists. C19 cast-iron.
fireplace in corner of ground floor.

Listing NGR: SE2377606442

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

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