Description: Office Block, Loading Bay and North Malthouse of the Former Yeomans, Cherry and Curtin Brewery
Date Listed: 22 June 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 272953
OS Grid Reference: SK2415422527
OS Grid Coordinates: 424154, 322527
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7998, -1.6432
Office block, loading bay
and north malthouse of the
former Yeomans, Cherry and
SK 22 SW 6/55
1883. Designed by Scamell & Collyer of London. Red brick; 4 and 5 storeys.
On left, the office block has 4 recessed semi-circular headed bays each with
a segmental-headed window, that to 3rd storey with keyblock. To right is a
gabled loading bay having 2 blocked windows above open bay supported on plain
cast iron column at centre.
On right-hand side the former North Malting is set at right-angles to the street
and fronted by a kiln said to be of unique type being octagonal on plan and
originally with a circular interior in which the malt was turned by rotating
steam-driven prongs. The former kiln is of 5 storeys and one window to each
face. Faces are panelled and windows generally blocked but elsewhere with
multi-paned cast iron lights. The kiln has a tall octahedral slate roof surmounted
by a metal cowl with vane in the shape of a goat.
4-storeyed, 9 window block extends to rear.
Listing NGR: SK2415422527
Source: English Heritage
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