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Centenary House

A Grade II Listed Building in Walkley, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.3898 / 53°23'23"N

Longitude: -1.4846 / 1°29'4"W

OS Eastings: 434372

OS Northings: 388226

OS Grid: SK343882

Mapcode National: GBR 9DG.6N

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.5295

Plus Code: 9C5W9GQ8+W5

Entry Name: Centenary House

Listing Date: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246421

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455115

Location: Walkley, Sheffield, S6

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Walkley

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: The Vine, Sheffield

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


784-1/13/13 (South East side)
Centenary House


Nurses' home, now offices. Dated 1897, restored and converted
1990. Coursed squared stone with ashlar dressings and slate
mansard roofs. 9 coped ridge stacks.
EXTERIOR: plinth, rusticated quoins, first floor cornice,
moulded wooden eaves cornice and pediments. 3 storeys plus
basement and attics; 16 window range. E-plan. Windows are
mainly plain sashes. Projecting central block, 8 windows, has
balustrade, and projecting entrance bay with ashlar pediment
containing enriched datestone. On either side 3 sashes, the
upper ones smaller. Attic has 5 box dormers. Ground floor has
on either side 2 sashes, and basement has 2 smaller sashes.
Entrance bay has 2 sashes on the upper floors and below, a
Doric portico with entablature and moulded blocking course,
with a flight of steps with coped balustrade walls. Under the
portico, a half-glazed door with fanlight and sidelights. Set
back side bays have 2 windows on each floor and 2 box dormers.
Pedimented wings have full height stone bow windows with lead
half-domes and 2 windows on each floor. Third floor windows
have ornamented aprons.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Formerly an ancillary building to the nearby Royal Infirmary,
Infirmary Road, (qv).

Listing NGR: SK3437288226

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

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