THE LIMES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1151861
Date first listed:
13-Nov-1959
Date of most recent amendment:
01-Apr-1987
Statutory Address:
THE LIMES

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE LIMES

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

District:
Rotherham (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Maltby
National Grid Reference:
SK 56149 90571

Details

SK59SE MALTBY SANDBECK PARK The Limes 4/68 (formerly listed as 13.11.59 Gamekeeper's House) II

Gamekeeper's house. c1760, altered. Probably by James Paine for the Earl of Scarbrough. Ashlar magnesian limestone, Welsh slate roof. 2-storey, 3-bay centre with 1-storey, 1-bay side wings that on the right with added storey. Plinth, rusticated quoins. Central bays break forward and have a round- headed sash with glazing bars in rusticated surround with large keystone flanked by round-headed recesed panels with projecting sills higher than that of sash. 1st floor: blind oculus with keyed architrave flanked by unequally-hung 9-pane sashes with wed lintels; pediment with plain tympanum. Side wings; each has sill band to round-headed sash with glazing bars and eaves cornice; hipped roof with brick end stack to wing on left; wing on right has horizontally-sliding sash with glazing bars to added upper storey with hipped roof. Central part flanked by stacks with bands. Rear: central door and blind fanlight with radial glazing bars in surround as front sash; 6-pane sashes to flanking bays; oculus as front flanked by casements. James Paine's bill refers to the alteration of a stable into a Keeper's Lodge and this is regarded as being the building concerned (Girouard, P1026). M. Girouard, 'Sandbeck Park, Yorkshire III', Country Life, October 21st 1965.



Listing NGR: SK5614990571

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
335943
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in 21 October, (1965)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 37 South Yorkshire,

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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