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© Mrs Barbara A West LRPS

IoE Number: 456134
Photographer: Mrs Barbara A West LRPS
Date Photographed: 28 October 2001
Date listed: 18 August 1971
Date of last amendment: 12 December 1995
Grade II*

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SHEFFIELD SK3587NE CANAL WHARF 784-1/20/136 (East side) 18/08/71 Terminal Warehouse (Formerly Listed as: EXCHANGE STREET Canal Wharf Depot) GV II* Canal warehouse. c1819, with mid C20 alterations, restored 1994. Brick with stone dressings and slate roof. Plinth, quoins to ground floor, first floor band, coped pedimented gables. EXTERIOR: 4 storeys plus attics; 11 x 7 windows. Symmetrical canal side has a slightly projecting centre, 7 windows, under a pediment. Regular fenestration with glazing bar sashes, mostly reglazed. Central full height round-headed recess to the upper floors, with a loft door on each floor. Above it, a half-round window. Ground floor has a segmental arched rusticated opening for boats, flanked by single round-headed rusticated openings, now blocked. Beyond, on either side, 2 windows. Rear elevation, to wharf, has similar fenestration, the right side largely covered by a 2 storey mid C19 addition. Symmetrical south gable has tall elliptical arched recesses in the central, second and sixth bays, the central one being taller. These have loft doors on each floor of the outer bays and on the top floor of the central bay. Ground floor has a central rusticated elliptical arched cart opening flanked by smaller blocked elliptical arched openings. INTERIOR not inspected. A good example of a specialised canal building. Building vacant at time of survey.

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