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Caretakers House and Gateways at Kettlebridge Nursery First School

A Grade II Listed Building in Darnall, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.3887 / 53°23'19"N

Longitude: -1.4267 / 1°25'35"W

OS Eastings: 438228

OS Northings: 388137

OS Grid: SK382881

Mapcode National: GBR 9SH.Q1

Mapcode Global: WHDDQ.12XZ

Plus Code: 9C5W9HQF+F8

Entry Name: Caretakers House and Gateways at Kettlebridge Nursery First School

Listing Date: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455885

Location: Darnall, Sheffield, S9

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Darnall

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Attercliffe and Darnall

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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784-1/6/565 (South East side)
Caretaker's house and gateways at
Kettlebridge Nursery First School


Caretaker's house and attached gateways. 1904. By WJ Hale. For
the Sheffield School Board. Coursed squared stone with ashlar
dressings and slate roof, with 2 coped gable stacks with
buttresses. Wrought-iron railing and gates. Shouldered coped
2 storeys; 2 window range. L-plan. Windows are plain sashes.
Projecting gabled wing to left, has a single sash and below, a
segment-headed tripartite sash with hoodmould and elongated
keystone with segmental cornice. Entrance bay, to right, has a
small sash, and below, a segment-headed doorway with
hoodmould, elongated keystone and segmental cornice. Mid C20
half-glazed door with fanlight. Right return has 2 sashes
above, and a central smaller window below.
INTERIOR not inspected.
To right, attached gateways and railing. Double gate with
rectangular piers with inscribed roundels and rounded cross
gabled caps. To left, single gate with similar square piers,
and short railing adjoining house. To right, railing with
chamfered plinth and intermediate piers, approx 70m long.
WJ Hale, 1862-1929, designed a number of noteworthy schools
and Nonconformist churches in Sheffield between 1893 and 1929.
This building is an ancillary to what is arguably his best
(Researches by G Hague, Sheffield City Council).

Listing NGR: SK3822888137

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