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County Court Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in City, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3846 / 53°23'4"N

Longitude: -1.4681 / 1°28'5"W

OS Eastings: 435474

OS Northings: 387654

OS Grid: SK354876

Mapcode National: GBR 9HJ.SJ

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.F645

Entry Name: County Court Hall

Listing Date: 28 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246536

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455361

Location: Sheffield, S1

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: City

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sheffield

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK3587NW BANK STREET
784-1/19/56 (North side)
28/06/73 No.62
County Court Hall

II

County court hall. Dated 1854, with mid and late C20
alterations. Ashlar with hipped slate roof and 2 coped stone
side wall stacks.
Plinth, rusticated ground floor and quoins, dentilled first
floor and eaves cornices, first floor sillband. 2 storeys plus
basement; 5 window range. Windows are margin light sashes.
First floor has windows with moulded surrounds and bracketed
cornices, the central one pedimented, arranged 1:3:1. In front
of the central window, Royal Arms in Coade stone. Arcaded
ground floor has heavy impost band and round arches with
rusticated heads and keystones. In the centre, 3 round-headed
windows. At each end, a slight projection with a round-arched
doorway with moulded 8-panel door and plain fanlight. Left
return has a pedimented blank above and a round-headed window
below. To left, at a lower level, a parapeted block with a
plain sash above and a round-headed window below. Basement has
to left a blocked door and to right, 3 square openings.
INTERIOR has cantilever open well stone stair with cast-iron
balustrade and ramped scrolled handrail. Court 3 has moulded
plaster wall panels and cornice, window cornices and crest
above bench.


Listing NGR: SK3547487654

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

Description


SHEFFIELD

SK3587NW BANK STREET
784-1/19/56 (North side)
28/06/73 No.62
County Court Hall

II

County court hall. Dated 1854, with mid and late C20
alterations. Ashlar with hipped slate roof and 2 coped stone
side wall stacks.
Plinth, rusticated ground floor and quoins, dentilled first
floor and eaves cornices, first floor sillband. 2 storeys plus
basement; 5 window range. Windows are margin light sashes.
First floor has windows with moulded surrounds and bracketed
cornices, the central one pedimented, arranged 1:3:1. In front
of the central window, Royal Arms in Coade stone. Arcaded
ground floor has heavy impost band and round arches with
rusticated heads and keystones. In the centre, 3 round-headed
windows. At each end, a slight projection with a round-arched
doorway with moulded 8-panel door and plain fanlight. Left
return has a pedimented blank above and a round-headed window
below. To left, at a lower level, a parapeted block with a
plain sash above and a round-headed window below. Basement has
to left a blocked door and to right, 3 square openings.
INTERIOR has cantilever open well stone stair with cast-iron
balustrade and ramped scrolled handrail. Court 3 has moulded
plaster wall panels and cornice, window cornices and crest
above bench.


Listing NGR: SK3547487654

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