Large tannery building at Hutchins and Harding Ltd, High Street (east side), Sawston - South Cambridgeshire

C19 timber-framed skin drying shed with adjustable timber louvered walls. Major areas of roof and south and west walls exposed and admitting rain. Internal boarded floors in very bad condition and partly collapsed. Redundant and at immediate risk of further deterioration or loss of fabric. An application for Listed Building Consent for total demolition was submitted in spring 2019; due for determination in 2019.

Large tannery building at Hutchins and Harding Ltd, High Street (east side), Sawston - South Cambridgeshire
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    GREAT EASTERN DRYING SHED LARGE TANNERY BUILDING AT HUTCHINGS AND HARDINGS LIMITED
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1127985
    Local Planning Authority:
    South Cambridgeshire
    Site Type:
    Industrial > Industrial building

Location

    Building Name:
    Large tannery building at Hutchins and Harding Ltd
    Street Name:
    High Street (east side)
    County:
    Cambridgeshire
    District / Borough:
    South Cambridgeshire
    Parish:
    Sawston
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    South Cambridgeshire
    Region:
    East of England

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Commercial company
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade II*, CA