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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE MOUNT

List entry Number: 1254959

Location

THE MOUNT, GLOSSOP ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SheffieldMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 28-Jun-1973

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 458435

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SHEFFIELD

SK3386NW GLOSSOP ROAD 784-1/26/383 (North side) 28/06/73 The Mount

GV II*

Terrace of 8 houses, now offices. c1830, with alterations c1970. By William Flockton. Ashlar. Roof not visible. 3 rendered ridge stacks. Classical Revival style. EXTERIOR: plinth, ground floor lintel band, eaves cornice and blocking course. 3 storeys; 17 window range. Windows are mainly 12 pane sashes. Alternate ground floor windows have pediments: alternate first floor windows have cornices. Central portico with flanking wings and end pavilions. Pedimented central portico has 6 giant Ionic columns. Under the portico, 5 windows, the central ones on each floor blank. On either side, a range of 5 windows, those to the second floor being 6 pane sashes. End pavilions have 2 giant Ionic columns in antis, corner pilasters, and additional corniced parapets. Each has a very large tripartite glazing bar sash on each floor. Returns have a projecting centre, 3 windows, with the central window corniced. Above, 3 smaller windows. Central doorcase with Doric columns, now containing a 12 pane sash. Rear elevation has irregular fenestration with glazing bar sashes. INTERIOR: refitted interior has entrance hall with cross beam ceiling and plain stone fireplace with hob grate. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West Riding: London: 1967-: 473).

Listing NGR: SK3343786777

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Radcliffe, E, The Buildings of England: Yorkshire: The West Riding, (1967), 473

National Grid Reference: SK 33437 86777

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