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The Britannia Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Darnall, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.3951 / 53°23'42"N

Longitude: -1.4296 / 1°25'46"W

OS Eastings: 438029

OS Northings: 388847

OS Grid: SK380888

Mapcode National: GBR 9SD.2R

Mapcode Global: WHDDJ.0XJM

Entry Name: The Britannia Public House

Listing Date: 13 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1254578

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457519

Location: 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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Listing Text


784-1/6/799 (South West side)
13/06/88 No.26
The Britannia Public House


House, now public house. Dated 1772, with mid C19 and early
C20 alterations and additions. Colourwashed brick with
rendered left gable and steep pitched slate roof with 4 gable
stacks, one of them external, and a single lateral stack.
3 storeys; 2 window range. Double range plan. Two C20
casements with splayed lintels and above, two 12 pane sashes.
Below, an early C20 single storey addition with wooden
pilastered front with blocking course. Central smaller Tudor
arched window flanked by single 3-light windows. To right, a
set back door. Right gable has the date 1772 in raised
brickwork. 2 storey addition to right has a C20 2-light
casement and below, two 4 pane sashes.
INTERIOR has public bar refitted mid and late C20.
This building was the home of Benjamin Huntsman, inventor of
crucible steel making. His first commercial workshop was
probably at this site.

Listing NGR: SK3802988847

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

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