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Montague House

A Grade II Listed Building in Nether Edge and Sharrow, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3682 / 53°22'5"N

Longitude: -1.4879 / 1°29'16"W

OS Eastings: 434173

OS Northings: 385827

OS Grid: SK341858

Mapcode National: GBR 9CQ.HD

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.3LRQ

Entry Name: Montague House

Listing Date: 8 September 1970

Last Amended: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247051

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456199

Location: Sheffield, S11

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Nether Edge and Sharrow

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Endcliffe St Augustine

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK3485NW CEMETERY ROAD
784-1/37/155 (North West side)
08/09/70 No.294
Montague house
(Formerly Listed as:
CEMETERY ROAD
Office Building at General Cemetery)

GV II

Offices to general cemetery, now offices. c1836, with late C20
alterations. Probably by Samuel Worth. Ashlar with slate roof
and 4 coped side wall stacks. Classical style.
Plinth, string course, eaves cornice. 2 storey main block with
single storey flat-roofed wings. Entrance front has a central
wooden cross casement with flanking pilasters. Full width
rusticated single storey wing has corner pilasters. Central
doorway has a pair of fluted Doric columns in antis, framing a
4-panel door with overlight. On each side, a 2-light casement
with Egyptian surrounds and cornices. Rear elevation has
similar fenestration. Pedimented street front has paired giant
Doric corner pilasters and 2 wooden cross casements on each
floor. On either side, rusticated wings with single 2-light
casements, with Egyptian surrounds and cornices.
INTERIOR: moulded cornices to hallway and stairwell.
Cantilevered dogleg stone stair with iron stick balusters.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West
Riding: London: 1967-: 459).


Listing NGR: SK3417385827

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Description


SHEFFIELD

SK3485NW CEMETERY ROAD
784-1/37/155 (North West side)
08/09/70 No.294
Montague house
(Formerly Listed as:
CEMETERY ROAD
Office Building at General Cemetery)

GV II

Offices to general cemetery, now offices. c1836, with late C20
alterations. Probably by Samuel Worth. Ashlar with slate roof
and 4 coped side wall stacks. Classical style.
Plinth, string course, eaves cornice. 2 storey main block with
single storey flat-roofed wings. Entrance front has a central
wooden cross casement with flanking pilasters. Full width
rusticated single storey wing has corner pilasters. Central
doorway has a pair of fluted Doric columns in antis, framing a
4-panel door with overlight. On each side, a 2-light casement
with Egyptian surrounds and cornices. Rear elevation has
similar fenestration. Pedimented street front has paired giant
Doric corner pilasters and 2 wooden cross casements on each
floor. On either side, rusticated wings with single 2-light
casements, with Egyptian surrounds and cornices.
INTERIOR: moulded cornices to hallway and stairwell.
Cantilevered dogleg stone stair with iron stick balusters.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West
Riding: London: 1967-: 459).


Listing NGR: SK3417385827

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