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Freeman Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Ecclesfield, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4622 / 53°27'43"N

Longitude: -1.4703 / 1°28'13"W

OS Eastings: 435263

OS Northings: 396290

OS Grid: SK352962

Mapcode National: GBR LX5D.GM

Mapcode Global: WHDD9.D72N

Entry Name: Freeman Hospital

Listing Date: 19 April 1972

Last Amended: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335455

Location: Ecclesfield, Sheffield, S35

County: Sheffield

Civil Parish: Ecclesfield

Built-Up Area: Chapeltown

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Chapeltown St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SK39NE ECCLESFIELD BURNCROSS ROAD
(north side),
Chapeltown

6/132 Freeman Hospital
(formerly listed as Read-
19/4/72 ing Room and Almhouses,
Under Green Head Lane)
II

Almhouses, now offices. Dated 1837. Coursed, squared, sandstone,
slate roof. Symmetrical, central block flanked by 3-room wings in
single-elongated range. Single storey. Central 3-bay block breaking
forward with C20 part-glazed door in pointed arch moulded stone
surround, flanked by C20 casements in similar surrounds. Band over
inscribed READING ROOM. Central plaque above bearing date and coat
of arms, surmounted by small pointed light. Embattled parapet.
Wings: 3 rooms wide, each room with C20 part-glazed door (now fixed)
and 2-light mullion window, all with chamfered ashlar surrounds.
Plain eaves, end and ridge stacks to each wing.


Listing NGR: SK3526396290

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