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Manor House (Remains)

A Grade II Listed Building in Manor Castle, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3742 / 53°22'27"N

Longitude: -1.4366 / 1°26'11"W

OS Eastings: 437579

OS Northings: 386521

OS Grid: SK375865

Mapcode National: GBR 9QN.K7

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.XG23

Entry Name: Manor House (Remains)

Listing Date: 1 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246610

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455550

Location: Sheffield, S2

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Manor Castle

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Park St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK38NE MANOR LANE
784-1/6/495 (North side)
01/05/52 Manor House (remains)

GV II

Ruins of manor house. Built c1510 for the Earls of Shrewsbury.
Demolished 1706. Restored c1910 and late C20. Coursed rubble,
dressed squared stone and brick. Roofless. Rectangular plan
running north-south, with kitchens at south end. Massive
restored ashlar stack with square shaft and crenellated top,
with a fireplace either side on each floor. South wall has to
left, a door flanked by single windows, all blocked, and to
right, 4 blocked openings. To left of the stack, a rectangular
range with part of the wall standing to 2 storey height, with
various openings. To right of the stack, a courtyard with
brick vaulted cellars below, and on the east wall an
unrestored square stack with a fireplace on each floor. West
wall has to right the base of a polygonal turret and to its
right, 3 basement rooms. To left, the west wall of the long
Gallery has blocked 4-light transomed lancets. At the north
end, a polygonal tower with a fireplace and on the east side a
garderobe.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West
Riding: London: 1967-: 467).


Listing NGR: SK3757986521

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Description


SHEFFIELD

SK38NE MANOR LANE
784-1/6/495 (North side)
01/05/52 Manor House (remains)

GV II

Ruins of manor house. Built c1510 for the Earls of Shrewsbury.
Demolished 1706. Restored c1910 and late C20. Coursed rubble,
dressed squared stone and brick. Roofless. Rectangular plan
running north-south, with kitchens at south end. Massive
restored ashlar stack with square shaft and crenellated top,
with a fireplace either side on each floor. South wall has to
left, a door flanked by single windows, all blocked, and to
right, 4 blocked openings. To left of the stack, a rectangular
range with part of the wall standing to 2 storey height, with
various openings. To right of the stack, a courtyard with
brick vaulted cellars below, and on the east wall an
unrestored square stack with a fireplace on each floor. West
wall has to right the base of a polygonal turret and to its
right, 3 basement rooms. To left, the west wall of the long
Gallery has blocked 4-light transomed lancets. At the north
end, a polygonal tower with a fireplace and on the east side a
garderobe.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West
Riding: London: 1967-: 467).


Listing NGR: SK3757986521

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