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The Roundhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Walkley, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3898 / 53°23'23"N

Longitude: -1.4836 / 1°29'0"W

OS Eastings: 434440

OS Northings: 388232

OS Grid: SK344882

Mapcode National: GBR 9DG.FN

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.52S4

Entry Name: The Roundhouse

Listing Date: 8 September 1970

Last Amended: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255158

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458829

Location: Sheffield, S6

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Walkley

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: The Vine, Sheffield

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK3488SW INFIRMARY ROAD
784-1/13/448 (South side)
08/09/70 The Roundhouse
(Formerly Listed as:
INFIRMARY ROAD
Royal Infirmary (original block with
south-east and south-west wings))

GV II

Outpatients' department, now offices. 1883-84, restored and
converted c1988. By John Dodsley Webster. Coursed squared
stone with ashlar dressings and pyramidal slate roof topped
with a domed octagonal lantern. Single storey wings have C20
flat asphalt roofs.
EXTERIOR: 2 storey octagonal central block has 2 round-arched
glazing bar windows on each side, with plain stone surrounds
with keystones and impost bands. North-east side has 3 similar
windows and above them a large double side wall stack, now
capped, with a recessed central panel with round-arched
opening. On each side, single-storey wings of various lengths,
with renewed 8 pane glazing bar sashes with stone surrounds
and sillbands, several of them mullioned. Longest wing, to
south-west, has two 8 pane sashes and to their right, a larger
tripartite sash. North-west wing has a 4-columned Doric
portico covering a C20 glazed double door with overlight.
South-west wing has an entrance with panelled pilasters and
heavy scroll brackets to corniced stone hood. On either side,
a single window.
INTERIOR refitted c1988, has panelled angle pilasters and
cornice, with roundel panels above. Octagonal roof with
wrought-iron lattice girders with monograms in the spandrels.
Wings are linked to form an annular corridor and linked
offices.


Listing NGR: SK3444088232

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

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