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Ashgrove, Radio Sheffield

A Grade II Listed Building in Broomhill and Sharrow Vale, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3747 / 53°22'28"N

Longitude: -1.5021 / 1°30'7"W

OS Eastings: 433219

OS Northings: 386542

OS Grid: SK332865

Mapcode National: GBR 98N.F2

Mapcode Global: WHCCJ.WFWQ

Entry Name: Ashgrove, Radio Sheffield

Listing Date: 28 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247503

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457006

Location: Sheffield, S10

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Broomhill and Sharrow Vale

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sheffield Broomhill St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK3386NW WESTBOURNE ROAD
784-1/26/752 (West side)
28/06/73 No.60
Ashgrove, Radio Sheffield

II

House, now radio station. Dated 1871, with late C20
alterations. Coursed squared stone with ashlar dressings and
steep pitched slate roofs with 3 gable and single valley
stacks, mostly with multiple coped flues. Gothic Revival
style.
EXTERIOR: plinth, string courses, coped gables. 2 storeys plus
attics; 5 window range.
Double gabled entrance front has a recessed central single
light window with a traceried balustrade above it, and a
balustraded balcony below. Left gable has a corbelled external
stack. Right gable has a 3-light stone mullioned casement and
above it, a single light window. Central moulded segmental
pointed doorway with double door and overlight. To right, a
4-light mullioned window. To right again, set back gabled rear
wing fronted by a canted single storey projection with parapet
and hipped roof.
South-west front has a central 3-light mullioned window and
above it, a single light window. On either side, a gable with
a 2 storey canted bay window with traceried balustrade and 3
lights on each floor. To right, a taller canted bay window
with traceried balustrade and three 2-light mullioned windows
on each floor.
To left, a projecting square crenellated tower, 3 stages, with
corbel table and gargoyles. Canted oriel window with traceried
balustrade and above it, a lancet opening with a datestone in
the tympanum and a 2-light mullioned window. Below, two
2-light mullioned windows.
INTERIOR has a dogleg cantilever wooden stair with ornate
cast-iron balustrade and ramped scrolled handrail. Ground
floor rooms have moulded cornices. Right hand room has
strapwork ceiling.


Listing NGR: SK3321986542

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