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The White Building

A Grade II Listed Building in City, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3828 / 53°22'57"N

Longitude: -1.4651 / 1°27'54"W

OS Eastings: 435676

OS Northings: 387456

OS Grid: SK356874

Mapcode National: GBR 9JK.F5

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.G7KK

Entry Name: The White Building

Listing Date: 11 February 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1270596

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458136

Location: Sheffield, S1

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: City

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sheffield

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK3587SE FITZALAN SQUARE
784-1/25/320 (West side)
11/02/92 Nos.6-12 (even) The White Building

GV II

Offices and shops. c1908, with late C20 alterations. By
Flockton & Gibbs, with relief panels by Tory Bros. White
faience facing and dressings, with red granite plinth. Roof
not visible.
EXTERIOR: plinth, pilasters, third floor sillband, cornice and
blocking course. 4 storeys plus a 5 storey cubic central
block; 5 window range. Windows are mainly wooden cross
casements. First floor has in each bay a cross casement French
window flanked by single light windows with transoms, fronted
by a wrought-iron balcony. French windows have enriched
segmental pediments flanked by roundels. Second floor has in
each bay a 2-light mullioned window flanked by single light
windows, all with transoms. Moulded lintel band. Third floor
has similar fenestration to the first floor, with swept
pediments to the French windows. Central block, 3 windows, has
similar fenestration to the second floor, with drip moulds to
the central windows. Frieze with Adam style ornament, and
moulded cornice. Arcaded ground floor has plain elliptical
arches, the central one a recessed entrance, the outer ones
with late C20 shopfronts. In the spandrels, low-relief panels
illustrating silversmithing, cutlery making, and other
Sheffield trades, with the monograms "W T F " and " A T H ".
INTERIOR not inspected.


Listing NGR: SK3567687456

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

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