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BOW CENTRE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

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: BOW CENTRE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1255151

Location

BOW CENTRE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, HOLLY STREET

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

County:

District: Sheffield

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Dec-1995

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 458817

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SHEFFIELD

SK3587SW HOLLY STREET 784-1/24/436 (East side) Bow Centre and attached railing

GV II

Elementary school, now club. 1894. By JB Mitchell-Withers. For the Sheffield School Board. Ashlar. Roof not visible. Stripped Classical style. EXTERIOR: rusticated plinth, first floor and main cornices, the latter with blocking course. Rusticated pilasters to ground floor, paired Ionic pilasters to the first floor. 2 storeys; 2 x 3 bays. Entrance front, to Holly street, has projecting entrance block to right with a pilastered and pedimented single bell turret with balustrade. First floor has 2 superimposed small square windows on each floor. To left, plain square headed doorway with panelled double door and overlight. Left return has an 8 pane sash above and a larger 8 pane sash below. Outside, a wrought-iron railing with central panelled square ashlar piers and corniced caps, flanking a bridge with wrought-iron balustrade. West Street front has in the centre 2 paired 8-pane sashes framed by double pilasters and flanked by single blank bays. Below, similar fenestration. Basement has 6 square headed openings with railings. Right return has on each floor a paired window flanked by single windows, all 8 pane sashes. The upper paired window has a scroll pediment. Left return has similar fenestration. To left, a projecting block, 2 windows, with small superimposed sashes and to right, steps to a plain doorway with small cornice. INTERIOR not inspected. This building is part of a group illustrating the development of the City's educational facilities on a single site. Included for group value. (Researches by G Hague, Sheffield City Council).

Listing NGR: SK3518587326

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National Grid Reference: SK 35185 87326

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