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Sutherland Works Including Two Bottle Ovens Approximately 10 Metres South West Occupied by Birchcroft China

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke-on-Trent, City of Stoke-on-Trent

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Latitude: 52.9847 / 52°59'4"N

Longitude: -2.1303 / 2°7'49"W

OS Eastings: 391347

OS Northings: 343048

OS Grid: SJ913430

Mapcode National: GBR MXS.CL

Mapcode Global: WHBD1.77TP

Entry Name: Sutherland Works Including Two Bottle Ovens Approximately 10 Metres South West Occupied by Birchcroft China

Listing Date: 20 August 1979

Last Amended: 15 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384461

Location: Stoke-on-Trent, ST3

County: City of Stoke-on-Trent

Electoral Ward/Division: Broadway and Longton East

Built-Up Area: Stoke-on-Trent

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Longton St James and St John

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


613-1/7/86 (South West side)
20/08/79 Sutherland Works incl 2 bottle ovens
approx. 10m SW, occ. by Birchcroft
(Formerly Listed as:
Sutherland Works: range fronting
(Formerly Listed as:
Two Bottle Kilns to rear of premises
at Sutherland Works occ. by Caroline
(Formerly Listed as:
Bottle Kiln to rear... at Sutherland
Works occ. by Hudson & Middleton Ltd)


Pottery works. c1850. Brick originally with tiled roofs, part
replaced with corrugated-iron; recently repaired following
fire damage. Main range fronting street, with bottle ovens and
other associated buildings in yard to rear. Main range red
brick with blue brick dressings, 2-storeyed, and built in 2
phases with left-hand range of 7 bays then the lower entrance
block with 6 bays each side of projecting central bay with
arched entrance giving access to rear yard, and Palladian-type
triple window over. Stuccoed moulded entrance arch with pot in
garland as keystone. Ground floor windows are round-arched
with continuous string course forming hood moulds. Upper
windows have stilted arches. Corbel table to eaves, with
coping over central gable. Left-hand range possibly later,
though all detailing is similar, including the stuccoed
entrance archway to the right. Within the courtyard, 3 bottle
ovens are contained within rear ranges: all circular hovels
with updraught ovens.

Listing NGR: SJ9134743048

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

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