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Workshop at Darnall Works Approximately 40 Metres to South East of Number 20 (Number 20 Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in Darnall, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3928 / 53°23'33"N

Longitude: -1.4235 / 1°25'24"W

OS Eastings: 438432

OS Northings: 388592

OS Grid: SK384885

Mapcode National: GBR 9TF.DL

Mapcode Global: WHDDJ.3ZDD

Entry Name: Workshop at Darnall Works Approximately 40 Metres to South East of Number 20 (Number 20 Not Included)

Listing Date: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1270863

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456806

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


SHEFFIELD

SK38NE DARNALL ROAD
784-1/6/244 (South West side)
21/05/87 Workshop at Darnall Works approx 40m
to SE of No.20 (No.20 not included)

GV II

Steel working shop, now annealing and cleaning plant. 1913.
For the Kayser Ellison firm. Steel framed structure with glass
and brick infill panels and concrete dressings, with
corrugated iron roof. Concrete plinth, sills, floor bands,
cornice and pedimented north-west gables. Open to roof, with 3
storey elevation. 17 x 4 bays. Fully glazed first floor and
above it a gallery around the lower second floor. Both have
multi-pane glazing. On the south-west side, a 4 bay bridge at
second floor level to the adjoining building. Pedimented gable
with a round window. Ground floor has brick infill. North-west
gable has pedimented gable with round window and on the ground
floor a pair of large sliding doors. South-east gable has
similar doors and its peak clad in corrugated iron.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Part of the sole surviving large crucible steel works in
Sheffield. An early example of steel framed industrial
building.
(Darnall Works 1835-1965: Sanderson Kayser Ltd.: 1965-; 400
years of iron and steel: Sanderson Kayser Magazine: 1969-1971;
House of Saben Vol. 1, No 4, 1921 & Vol. 2 No 12, 1927).


Listing NGR: SK3843288592

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