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Masonic Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bawtry, Doncaster

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Latitude: 53.4302 / 53°25'48"N

Longitude: -1.0229 / 1°1'22"W

OS Eastings: 465018

OS Northings: 393050

OS Grid: SK650930

Mapcode National: GBR PX9S.B2

Mapcode Global: WHFFV.815M

Entry Name: Masonic Hall

Listing Date: 30 November 1966

Last Amended: 11 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191734

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334741

Location: Bawtry, Doncaster, DN10

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Bawtry

Built-Up Area: Bawtry

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bawtry with Austerfield

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text

(south side)
10/41 Masonic Hall (formerly
30th November 1966 listed as Chapel of the
Hospital of St. Mary
Magdalene and as being
in the parish of
Chapel now masonic hall. C15 origin; rebuilt 1839 for patron Edward Harwood
Greaves of Hesley Hall. Cement rendered, Welsh slate roof. Combined nave
and chancel; 4 bays. Chamfered plinth. Entrance to bay 4 of north side has
nail-studded door in double-chamfered, pointed-arched surround with
hoodmould; architraved panel over door with scroll inscribed 'Except the
Lord/build the House/they labour in vain/that build it/
Psalm CXXVII.VI'. Other bays have tall lancet windows with hoodmoulds.
Corbelled kneelers and ashlar gable copings with east cross and ashlar west
bellcote (without bell). West end has 2 lancets with hoodmoulds; south
windows are without hoodmoulds. East end: 3-light window with cusped ogee
lights beneath transom and panel tracery over, hoodmould; gable vesica; to
left of the east window a re-used C15 image niche with moulded sill,
quadrant-moulded jambs and crocketed and castellated canopy with weathered
head carvings.
Interior: west balcony; original fittings removed.

Listing NGR: SK6501793049

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

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