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Latitude: 53.4014 / 53°24'5"N
Longitude: -1.4938 / 1°29'37"W
OS Eastings: 433751
OS Northings: 389520
OS Grid: SK337895
Mapcode National: GBR 9BB.7H
Mapcode Global: WHDDH.0RYR
Plus Code: 9C5WCG24+HF
Entry Name: Riding School to Former Hillsborough Barracks
Listing Date: 12 December 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246525
English Heritage Legacy ID: 455340
Location: Sheffield, S6
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
SK 38 NW SHEFFIELD LANGSETT ROAD
(North East side)
Riding school to former
Riding school, now offices. 1848-54, used as industrial workshops mid C20, converted 1990. Coursed squared stone with ashlar dressings and slate roof EXTERIOR: Plinth, half-round eaves, coped parapets and gables. Single and 2 storey; 6 window range. First floor windows are semicircular glazing bar casements with voussoirs. Entrance gable, to north-east, has a projecting central flat-roofed staircase tower with central window, flanked by single windows in the gable. Central window has below it a round-arched doorway with voussoirs and inserted mid C20 door. On either side, single flat-roofed porches with parapets and single flat-headed blocked windows. Right return has 6 windows, 3 of them unglazed, and below, an off-centre round-arched double door. Left return has similar fenestration with the central window altered to a loft door. INTERIOR: Not inspected. HISTOR Y: Riding schools were an essential part of cavalry barracks; the Beaumont Riding School at Aldershot (qv) is a contemporary example. Despite conversion, much of the original site survives including officers' quarters and barracks, hospital, stables, magazine and guard house (qqv). (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N : Yorkshire: The West Riding: London: 1967-: 472; Skeleton record plan of ground floor: 1907-1923).
Listing NGR: SK3375189520
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