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Demolition at Brierley Hall

Friday 13 March 2009


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The sale of Brierley Hall has finally taken place for an unknown figure. At last it was great to see the incongruous red brick extension that Barnsley council added in the early 1960s flattened to the ground. The new owners are Saul Construction, the same directors that own Burntwood Court Hotel. A scheme for the site has not yet been finalised but lets hope they decide to refurbish the old hall back to its original beauty. Fingers crossed.


The extension while still in use as offices  by the Social services - Main entrance



All boarded up after the Social services have left the building


Fencing erected ready for demolition



Windows out almost ready for demolition to start


Windows out almost ready for demolition to start



Rest of the windows coming out (main entrance)


Getting rid of the rubble from inside



Away we go 8.30am Friday 13 March 2009







The staircase in the main entrance hall



The staircase in the main entrance hall


Side view showing the caretakers house



Goodbye to the roof of the main entrance hall




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