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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.


List entry Number: 1254578



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


District: Sheffield

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Jun-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 457519

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SK38NE WORKSOP ROAD 784-1/6/799 (South West side) 13/06/88 No.26 The Britannia Public House


House, now public house. Dated 1772, with mid C19 and early C20 alterations and additions. Colourwashed brick with rendered left gable and steep pitched slate roof with 4 gable stacks, one of them external, and a single lateral stack. 3 storeys; 2 window range. Double range plan. Two C20 casements with splayed lintels and above, two 12 pane sashes. Below, an early C20 single storey addition with wooden pilastered front with blocking course. Central smaller Tudor arched window flanked by single 3-light windows. To right, a set back door. Right gable has the date 1772 in raised brickwork. 2 storey addition to right has a C20 2-light casement and below, two 4 pane sashes. INTERIOR has public bar refitted mid and late C20. This building was the home of Benjamin Huntsman, inventor of crucible steel making. His first commercial workshop was probably at this site.

Listing NGR: SK3802988847

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National Grid Reference: SK 38029 88847


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