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Don Sawmills

A Grade II Listed Building in Darnall, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3887 / 53°23'19"N

Longitude: -1.4591 / 1°27'32"W

OS Eastings: 436070

OS Northings: 388123

OS Grid: SK360881

Mapcode National: GBR 9KH.Q1

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.K2DY

Plus Code: 9C5W9GQR+F9

Entry Name: Don Sawmills

Listing Date: 16 October 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271009

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456479

Location: Burngreave, Sheffield, S4

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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Description


SHEFFIELD

SK38NE SAVILE STREET
784-1/6/643 (South side)
16/10/95 No.48
Don Sawmills

II

Sawmills. c1870, with mid C20 alterations. Brick with stone
sills, some renewed in concrete. Gabled and hipped slate and
corrugated iron roofs. Truncated square factory stack.
EXTERIOR: front range, to Savile Street, 2 storeys; 8 window
range. T-plan. Central gable has 3 round-arched glazing bar
windows on each floor. Lower range to left has 3 reglazed
3-light casements, and below, a round-arched glazing bar
window to right and an altered cart entrance to left, with
wooden door and slatted grille above. Range to right has the
upper floor covered by a sign board. Below, a round-arched
glazing bar window. To right, beyond a cart entrance, a single
storey office.
Riverside seasoning warehouse, 3 storeys plus basement, 9
window range. On the first floor, tall openings, 2 to left
open, the others closed by wooden panels. Above, 9 small
square openings, the right one blocked. Ground floor has to
left a cart entrance under a relieving arch, and to its right,
2 glazing bar cross casements, with a square basement opening
below the right one. To right again, 3 round-arched openings,
then a double loading door.
To left of the warehouse, office range, 3 storeys; 2 window
range. First floor windows have slightly segmental heads,
second floor ones have concrete lintels. Left window barred.
Ground floor has 2 smaller windows.
Central range of open racking with clerestory roof and ground
floor sawmill with beams carried on cast-iron posts.
INTERIOR not inspected.
(An Architectural Survey of Urban Development Corporation
Areas: RCHME: Sheffield: London: 1989-: 22).


Listing NGR: SK3607088123

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