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Canal Building to South of 47 the Wharf

A Grade II Listed Building in Shardlow and Great Wilne, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.8702 / 52°52'12"N

Longitude: -1.3412 / 1°20'28"W

OS Eastings: 444442

OS Northings: 330502

OS Grid: SK444305

Mapcode National: GBR 7H4.3Q7

Mapcode Global: WHDH8.C3KZ

Entry Name: Canal Building to South of 47 the Wharf

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Last Amended: 11 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334641

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83201

Location: Shardlow and Great Wilne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE72

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Shardlow and Great Wilne

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Shardlow and Great Wilne St James

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/11/2016

SK 44 30,

THE WHARF (South Side),
Canal Building to South of 47 The Wharf

(Formerly listed as: 'Warehouse Premises occupied by the Whysall Tractor Factory')




Former Warehouse and boat building yard, workshop, now residential.
Mid C19 with C20 alterations. Red brick with slate roof plus C20 roof lights and
stepped eaves band. Two storeys and four bays. Gabled canal
side elevation has two wide segmental arches to either side, now
both partly blocked in, that to south with C20 window and that
to north with double plank doors. Between, there are two
blocked 3-light timber mullioned windows. Above there are four
semi-circular windows with iron fan-like glazing and above again
there are three similar windows with one more to the top of the
gable. South side has a special inlet off the Canal for boat
building and for unloading boats. South elevation has a central
full height opening with gabled hoist platform to top. Ground
and first floor openings are now mostly blocked in with C20
windows but upper part has original plank door with semi-
circular window above. To either side at first floor level
there are pairs of semi-circular windows. One of a group of
industrial buildings erected after the completion of the Trent
and Mersey Canal, when Shardlow was a thriving inland port.
Included for group value only.

Listing NGR: SK4444230502

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

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