TANKERSLEY OLD HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1151073
Date first listed:
04-Dec-1986
Statutory Address:
TANKERSLEY OLD HALL, BLACK LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
TANKERSLEY OLD HALL, BLACK LANE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Barnsley (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Tankersley
National Grid Reference:
SK 35652 98891

Details

TANKERSLEY BLACK LANE SK39NE (west side)

5/62 Tankersley Old Hall - GV II Ruined mansion. Late C16, incorporating part of earlier structure, dismantled c1730. Ashlar and rubble sandstone, no roof, 2 x 3 bay rectangular tower with undercroft, remains stand over 2 storeys high; east wall originally the end of earlier house and with internal features now exposed. South side: corner piers flank 2 basement windows of 2 lights in chamfered, projecting surrounds; 2 ground floor windows originally of 2 lights; transomed and cavetto-moulded lst floor windows beneath string course, upper walling ruinous. North side: 3-light mullioned windows in chamfered plinth, transomed 3-light windows to 1st floor. East side: fireplace to ground floor left has moulded arched lintel with triangular extrados. Joist corbels, brickwork above with 2 moulded fireplaces, another fireplace above on left has relieving arch. Believed to have been built for the 6th Earl of Shrewsbury (Arundel Mss). Belonged to the Savile family until taken over by Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford in early C17, already in disrepair when leased to Fanshawe family in 1653; finally dismantled c1730. Ruin under consolidation at time of resurvey. Arundel Castle Mss, 2/71. Derbyshire Archaeological Society, Arundel Castle Manuscripts (HMSO, 1966). D Hey, 'The Parks at Tankersley and Wortley', Y. A. J., vol 47, 1975, pp 109-119.

Listing NGR: SK3565298891

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
333938
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Yorkshire Archaeological Journal' in Yorkshire Archaeological Journal, , Vol. 47, (1975), 109-119
Other
Arundel Castle Manuscripts, (1966)

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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