THE MASONS ARMS List Entry Summary
This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.
Name: THE MASONS ARMS List entry Number: 1206702
THE MASONS ARMS, BELL LANE
Date first listed: 24-Apr-1974
Date of most recent amendment: 11-May-1988
ACKWORTH BELL LANE (north side) SE41NW Ackworth Moor 2/5 The Masons Arms 24.4.1974 (Formerly listed as Masons’ Arms Inn) – II
Public house. Dated 1682 on lintel of door, but otherwise late C18; altered and enlarged. Coursed sandstone blocks, stone slate roof. T-plan formed by 5-bay front range with rear wing. Two storeys and five lst-floor windows; doorway at junction of 3rd and 4th bays has chamfered surround (restored above the 2 lowest courses, which have chamfer stops), lintel inscribed “1682”, and hoodmould; large signboard above door; irregular fenestration, with 7 windows at ground floor (4 to left, 3 to right) and 5 above (3 to left, 2 to right), all with plain surrounds including large rectangular heads, but of varied size and differing glazing, including horizontal-sliding sashes of 2, 2 and 3 lights at ground floor and 2, 3, 3, and 3 lights above. Roof hipped at left end; coped with kneelers at right-hand end; brick chimney on ridge in line with door. Two-bay rear wing has doorway flanked by 2 windows at ground floor, 2 square windows above (those to the right are 2- light horizontal-sliding sashes; others altered). Interior: some stop-chamfered beams; otherwise altered.
National Grid Reference: SE 43738 16471
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