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Description: Triple Aircraft Hangar, Eh Lee Limited
Date Listed: 2 July 1991
Date Delisted: 09 February 2007
English Heritage Building ID: 192786
OS Grid Reference: SK9848467133
OS Grid Coordinates: 498484, 367133
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1922, -0.5274
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The following item was de-listed on 09-FEB-2007:
1944/7/27 SLEAFORD ROAD
02-JUL-91 (East side)
TRIPLE AIRCRAFT HANGAR, EH LEE LIMITED
Aircraft hangers now a storage depot. 1916 with later alterations. Brick,
part rendered and timber. Segmental arched timber Belfast truss roof. Side
walls butressed. Windows are metal glazing bar casements. Rectangular
plan. 15 bays long, and 3 bays wide, the 3 entrance bays each 100 ft wide.
Each side has some lean-to service buildings with irregular fenestration and
above an end side 14 casement windows. Each end has 3 multiple full width
concertina sliding doors, one section to north-east hidden by a later lean-
to. Above roof ends each have a central louvred opening. Flat roofs with 3
glazed ections to each roof. This building incorporates laminated wood
lattic braced roof trusses with gusseted struts at abutments, a novel form of
construction devised to allow a large clear span to accommodate aircraft.
This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.
Source: English Heritage
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