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Caretakers House and Adjoining Boundary Wall at Former Board School

A Grade II Listed Building in Darnall, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.3974 / 53°23'50"N

Longitude: -1.4188 / 1°25'7"W

OS Eastings: 438742

OS Northings: 389110

OS Grid: SK387891

Mapcode National: GBR 9VC.DX

Mapcode Global: WHDDJ.5VMV

Plus Code: 9C5W9HWJ+XF

Entry Name: Caretakers House and Adjoining Boundary Wall at Former Board School

Listing Date: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247429

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456903

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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784-1/6/714 (South East side)
Caretaker's house and adjoining
boundary wall at former Board School


Caretaker's house and adjoining boundary wall at former board
school (qv). 1903, with late C20 alterations. By Holmes &
Watson. For the Sheffield Education Committee. Rock-faced
stone with ashlar dressings and slate roof with a ridge stack.
Plinth, string courses, coped gables. 2 storeys; 3 window
range. To left, a projecting gable with catslide roof to left.
Small single light, and to left, a larger window with a
detached pediment linked to the string course above. In the
gable peak, a triple breather. Below, to right, a recessed
half-glazed panelled door with moulded cornice and cartouche
linked with string course. To right, a set back bay with a
canted stone bay window with cornice and 2-light window with
stone mullion, flanked by narrow round-arched lights. Right
return gable has a 2-light window on a sillband.
INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: outside, a short length of spiked railing
on a chamfered plinth, linked to the boundary wall. To right,
stone boundary wall with triangular coping, approx 100m long,
with an off-centre pair of gate piers.
(Researches by G Hague, Sheffield City Council).

Listing NGR: SK3874289110

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