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Malthouse Number 7 at Former Bass Shobnall Maltings

A Grade II Listed Building in Shobnall, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8026 / 52°48'9"N

Longitude: -1.6546 / 1°39'16"W

OS Eastings: 423379

OS Northings: 322839

OS Grid: SK233228

Mapcode National: GBR 5DV.8GS

Mapcode Global: WHCG5.KT9B

Entry Name: Malthouse Number 7 at Former Bass Shobnall Maltings

Listing Date: 22 June 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038715

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273030

Location: Shobnall, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DE14

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Shobnall

Built-Up Area: Burton upon Trent

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Burton-on-Trent All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

Malthouse No 7 at
former Bass Shobnall Maltings
SK 22 SW 6/132


1873-77. Part of vast maltings designed by William Canning, Bass Company Engineer.
Long range of 4 storeys with 20 unequal bays. 13 bays containing the germinating
floors, 3 bays of kilns and barley garner and screens of 4 bays. The maltings
are built of red brick with blue brick dressings, stone string courses and
parapet copings. Each bay is accented by giant arched recesses creating effect
of giant arcade. Hipped tiled roofs. Gabled grain hoists with cast iron brackets
to centre of gable ends and of germinating floors. Gables to kilns and louvred
clerestory with metal cowls above. Triple gabled end elevation, arcading and
details returned. Internally the floors are supported on massive soft wood
joists by cast iron columns. Original quarry tile flooring with perforated
tiles to the kiln floor. No 7 is the last surviving unaltered floor malthouse
of the Bass Shobnall Maltings.

Listing NGR: SK2337922838

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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