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© Mrs Barbara A West LRPS

IoE Number: 456286
Location: KING EDWARD VII ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL, RIVELIN VALLEY ROAD (north side)
  SHEFFIELD, SHEFFIELD, SOUTH YORKSHIRE
Photographer: Mrs Barbara A West LRPS
Date Photographed: 25 January 2001
Date listed: 28 June 1973
Date of last amendment: 28 June 1973
Grade II

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SHEFFIELDSK28NERIVELIN VALLEY ROAD784-1/4/622(North side)

SHEFFIELD SK28NE RIVELIN VALLEY ROAD 784-1/4/622 (North side) 28/06/73 King Edward VII Orthopaedic Hospital GV II Orthopaedic hospital. 1913, with mid and late C20 alterations. By AW Kenyon. Coursed squared stone with hipped pantile roofs. 2 large ridge, side wall and rear wall coped stacks. Neo-Georgian style. EXTERIOR: moulded plinth, string course, sillband and moulded eaves. Central block flanked by wings in 2 steps. At either end, a pavilion at right angles. Beyond, at either end, V-plan loggias. Central block, 3 storey plus attics; 5 window range. 20-pane sashes with cornices and above, 12 pane sashes. Above again, box dormers with 16 pane sashes. Central pedimented doorcase flanked by two 20 pane sashes with keystones. Returns have 2 ground floor windows and 2 dormers, with single windows to intermediate floors. At the rear, a single storey kitchen, 6 x 6 windows, with 3 ridge stacks. 2 storey wings have three 20 pane sashes on each floor. Slightly projecting outer wings, single storey plus attics, have 5 French windows, the central one corniced, and 5 box dormers. Pavilions have arcades of paired Doric columns covering 3 C20 windows flanked by single French windows. At the rear, five 20-pane sashes. Beyond, at either end, a mid C20 covered corridor to a pair of loggias arranged in V-formation, with Doric colonnades. The openings of the right loggia have mid C20 infill panels and glazing. INTERIOR has pilastered entrance hall with coved panelled ceiling. At the rear, a 3-bay Doric arcade of marbled wooden piers with 3 fanlights above. Facing the entrance, a shell headed niche. Large reeded stone fireplace. 4 high relief panels of symbolic figures. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West Riding: London: 1967-: 464).

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