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Tapton Hall and Attached Terrace Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Fulwood, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.376 / 53°22'33"N

Longitude: -1.5153 / 1°30'55"W

OS Eastings: 432342

OS Northings: 386679

OS Grid: SK323866

Mapcode National: GBR 95M.LL

Mapcode Global: WHCCJ.PDMR

Entry Name: Tapton Hall and Attached Terrace Wall

Listing Date: 28 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247377

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456819

Location: Sheffield, S10

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Fulwood

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ranmoor St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK38NW SHORE LANE
784-1/5/663 (West side (off))
28/06/73 Tapton Hall and attached terrace
wall

II

House, now masonic hall and attached terrace wall. 1855, with
alterations and addition 1967. For Edward Vickers. Ashlar with
hipped slate roof and 6 coped stone ridge stacks. Classical
style.
EXTERIOR: textured rusticated plinth, rusticated quoins, first
floor and sillbands, modillion eaves cornice, coped
balustrade.
2 storeys; 3 x 3 windows. Windows are plain sashes, the ground
floor ones corniced. Eastern entrance front has a central 2
storey square porch with a sash with cornice and moulded
surround, flanked by single sashes with pseudo balustrades.
Moulded round-headed doorcase with glazed double door and
fanlight, flanked by single sashes.
Southern garden front has a projecting centre with a 2 storey
bow window with 3 sashes on each floor, the upper ones with
pseudo balustrades. On either side, single sashes, the lower
ones with cornices.
Rear has to right, 4 sashes on each floor. To left, a set back
bay with a single sash on each floor.
INTERIOR has stairwell with moulded segmental arches,
modillion cornice and rooflight, with L-plan cantilevered
stone stair with cast-iron balusters and newels. Landing has a
round-arched arcade.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: outside, a rusticated vermiculated
terrace wall with moulded coping and to west, a rounded corner
with semicircular steps. Small intermediate piers with C20
lights.
Edward Vickers was one of the most prominent steel
manufacturers in C19 Sheffield. From 1867 to 1967, the house
was the home of the Wilson family, snuff manufacturers.


Listing NGR: SK3234286679

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

Description


SHEFFIELD

SK38NW SHORE LANE
784-1/5/663 (West side (off))
28/06/73 Tapton Hall and attached terrace
wall

II

House, now masonic hall and attached terrace wall. 1855, with
alterations and addition 1967. For Edward Vickers. Ashlar with
hipped slate roof and 6 coped stone ridge stacks. Classical
style.
EXTERIOR: textured rusticated plinth, rusticated quoins, first
floor and sillbands, modillion eaves cornice, coped
balustrade.
2 storeys; 3 x 3 windows. Windows are plain sashes, the ground
floor ones corniced. Eastern entrance front has a central 2
storey square porch with a sash with cornice and moulded
surround, flanked by single sashes with pseudo balustrades.
Moulded round-headed doorcase with glazed double door and
fanlight, flanked by single sashes.
Southern garden front has a projecting centre with a 2 storey
bow window with 3 sashes on each floor, the upper ones with
pseudo balustrades. On either side, single sashes, the lower
ones with cornices.
Rear has to right, 4 sashes on each floor. To left, a set back
bay with a single sash on each floor.
INTERIOR has stairwell with moulded segmental arches,
modillion cornice and rooflight, with L-plan cantilevered
stone stair with cast-iron balusters and newels. Landing has a
round-arched arcade.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: outside, a rusticated vermiculated
terrace wall with moulded coping and to west, a rounded corner
with semicircular steps. Small intermediate piers with C20
lights.
Edward Vickers was one of the most prominent steel
manufacturers in C19 Sheffield. From 1867 to 1967, the house
was the home of the Wilson family, snuff manufacturers.


Listing NGR: SK3234286679

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