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Offices of Canning Town Glass

A Grade II Listed Building in Swinton, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.4913 / 53°29'28"N

Longitude: -1.3026 / 1°18'9"W

OS Eastings: 446370

OS Northings: 399621

OS Grid: SK463996

Mapcode National: GBR MXB2.S6

Mapcode Global: WHDD5.YHXW

Entry Name: Offices of Canning Town Glass

Listing Date: 21 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335543

Location: Rotherham, S64

County: Rotherham

Electoral Ward/Division: Swinton

Built-Up Area: Wath upon Dearne

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Swinton St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/34 Offices of
Canning Town Glass


Part of foundry, now offices. Late C19. Coursed, rock-faced sandstone
facade, brick to rear; Welsh slate roof. 2-storey elongated range,
24 windows to 1st floor. Plinth, ashlar quoins. Central waggon entrance
with quoins, impost blocks and keyed segmental arch; now infilled by
C20 glazed lobby. Ground-floor windows have projecting sills, iron
casements with glazing bars, impost blocks and keyed round arches.
Taller, sashed window to far right. 1st-floor windows as ground floor,
sill band. Central 3-bay gable with flagpole. Shaped kneelers and gable
copings. Renewed brick end-stack to left; truncated end-stack to right;
2 other ridge stacks (one truncated). Rear: ornate cast-iron balustrade
to external staircase. Formed the offices, warehouse and pattern-store
of the Queen's Foundry owned by T. and C. Hattersley who moved to this
site in 1869 and were noted for the production of domestic ranges. Wing
to rear left not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SK4637099621

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

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