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Filemakers' Manufactory Immediately to the North West of Number 11, Ecclesfield

Description: Filemakers' Manufactory Immediately to the North West of Number 11

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335468

OS Grid Reference: SK3546393993
OS Grid Coordinates: 435463, 393993
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4415, -1.4676

Location: 11 High Street, Ecclesfield, Sheffield S35 9YE

Locality: Ecclesfield
County: Sheffield
Country: England
Postcode: S35 9YE

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Listing Text

(east side)

11/145 Filemakers'
immediately to
the north-west
of No 11


Filemakers' manufactory preserved as a Scheduled Ancient Hlonument.
Early C19. Sandstone, Welsh and stone slate roofs. Irregular
range of 4 contiguous small buildings set at right angles to the
street, mostly single storey, comprising from left to right:
filemakers' workshop, warehouse and packing shop, hardening and
tanging shop, cart shed.

Workshop: rubble stone plinth, framed door to right, continuous
row of small-pane wood casements to left. Single pitch roof coped
at left end. Central brick stack.

Warehouse: 2 storeys. Boarded door to right under stone lintel;
central 5-light casement with a later window immediately above.

Hardening shop: boarded door and garage door; to right the tanging
shop has boarded door and open wood-framed 3-light window with
internal shutter; brick chimneys to ridge.

Cart shed is open fronted with central column built up in grindstones.

Interiors: workshop retains 8 workplaces or 'stitheys' set along the
window, each with a stone stump on which the files were cut, hearth
to rear. Workbench in packing shop. 2 hearths with brick firehoods
in tanging shop.

Listing NGR: SK3546393993

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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