The Mason’s Arms

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


Grade: II
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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