Bellevue House / The Grand St Leger Hotel With Flanking Screen Walls And Pavilion

Date:
8 Aug 2006
Location:
Bellevue House, Bennettorpe, Doncaster, South Yorkshire
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The Grand St Leger Hotel With Flanking Screen Walls And Pavilion, Bennettorpe, Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Reference:
IOE01/15653/20
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TOWN OF DONCASTER BENNETTORPE SE 50 SE (south side)

3/12 The Grand St Leger Hotel with flanking screen walls 8.8.79 and pavilion (formerly listed as 'Bellevue House')

- II

House with screen walls and pavilion, now hotel. 1801, built for Alderman Lockwood,/ Bennethorpe, with later alterations. Stucco with painted stone dressings and slate roof. Central hallway plan. Three storeys and 5 bays by 3 bays, single-storey screen walls to either side, that to right ending in single storey, single bay pavilion. Plinth. Central semi-circular headed doorcase with C20 6-fielded panelled door and leaded fanlight, below Tuscan porch with blocking course. Two tall 12-pane sashes to either side. Above five 15-pane unequally hung sashes above plain sill band and with simple semi-circular ironwork balconies to fronts except that to centre with similar style square balcony over the porch. Above again 5 12-pane sashes. Windows to ground and second floors with projecting sills. Moulded stone cornice. Rendered end stacks. Return elevations with blind openings.

Flanking wall to left has blind semi-circular headed recess with projecting sill, plain band at first-floor height and flat copings to parapets. Right screen wall similar but with C20 door; pavilion beyond with semi-circular headed sash window, similar band and copings. Interior has cantilevered stone staircase with stick balusters and wreathed handrail. Round arch into rear staircase hall. Bead panelled doors throughout. Front first floor room with original semi-circular headed niches flanking later fireplace.

Listing NGR: SE5910902812

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0420 IOE Records taken by David Clayton; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr David Clayton. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Clayton, David

Rights Holder: Clayton, David

Keywords

Render, Slate, Stone, Stucco, Georgian Garden Screen, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Agriculture And Subsistence, House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Wall, Barrier, Pavilion