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Magazine to Former Hillsborough Barracks

A Grade II Listed Building in Hillsborough, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.4019 / 53°24'6"N

Longitude: -1.4931 / 1°29'35"W

OS Eastings: 433801

OS Northings: 389574

OS Grid: SK338895

Mapcode National: GBR 9BB.D9

Mapcode Global: WHDDH.1R9D

Plus Code: 9C5WCG24+QQ

Entry Name: Magazine to Former Hillsborough Barracks

Listing Date: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246519

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455302

Location: Hillsborough, Sheffield, S6

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Hillsborough

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Owlerton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(North East side)
Magazine to former
Hillsborough Barracks


Magazine at infantry barracks. 1848-54. Coursed squared stone with ashlar dressings. Roof not Visible. Moulded eaves. EXTERIOR: Single storey, rectangular plan, with a lower storey projecting porch at either end; each with a single end window and a single side door. The main block has 2 rows of small vertically set rectangular openings. INTERIOR: Has 2 brick vaulted chambers and a curved cantilevered staircase. HISTORY: Magazines were more commonly included in artillery barracks but very few examples have survived. They are more common in the Ordnance yards such as Morice Yard, Plymouth and Priddy's Hard, Portsmouth(qqv). Part of a complete mid C19 barracks. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West Riding: London: 1967 -: 472; Skeleton record plan of ground floor: 1907-1923).

Listing NGR: SK3380189574

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

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