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Bowling House and Attached Garden Walls to South East of Church Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bentley, Doncaster

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Latitude: 53.5296 / 53°31'46"N

Longitude: -1.1737 / 1°10'25"W

OS Eastings: 454868

OS Northings: 403972

OS Grid: SE548039

Mapcode National: GBR NW7M.PG

Mapcode Global: WHDD1.YK71

Plus Code: 9C5WGRHG+RG

Entry Name: Bowling House and Attached Garden Walls to South East of Church Cottage

Listing Date: 2 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1240554

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382361

Location: Sprotbrough and Cusworth, Doncaster, DN5

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Sprotbrough and Cusworth

Built-Up Area: Bentley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Doncaster St Leonard and St Jude with Scawthorpe St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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( south east side )
Bowling House and attached
Garden Walls to
South East of
Church Cottage

the serial number: 7/152 shall be amended to 7/153


(south east side)
Bowling House and
attached Garden Walls to
South East of Church


Bowling House and attached garden walls. c17, 1727 and late C18. Brick and
coursed rubble with ashlar dressings. Small rectangular plan bowling house,
coursed rubble with irregular quoins and ashlar dressings. Single storey with
basement. South-east front has basement doorway with wooden surround. The
north-east front has a 2-light chamfered mullion window to the basement and
above a single window, now blocked, with a moulded ashlar surround. The north-
west front has a single doorway, now blocked, also with moulded ashlar sur-
round. This building had no roof at time of inspection. Attached to the west
comes a low 75 metres brick wall with stone coping, which is ramped and rises to
a height of 3 metres to the north-west. The north-west side of the bowling
green has a brick wall with stone coping, 75 metres long and 3 metres high with
a central break containing a flight of 8 stone steps. This wall stretches 90
metres along the north-east side with a 20 metre coursed rubble section. The
south-east low wall is very thick and low with broad stone coping. Attached to
the south east are the walls of the rectangular kitchen garden. The north-east
side is brick, 75 metres long and 3 metres in height with a small hole where a
former conservatory stood. The south south-east and south-west walls are rub-
ble, also 3 metres high.

Listing NGR: SE5486803972

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