Sheffield General Cemetery


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 Refurbishment of an existing listed gatehouse to Sheffield General Cemetery. The works included the complete reconstruction of the fire damaged West Wing using Ashlar stonework all supported on a reinforced concrete ring beam over the cellar area.  The roof of the central area was completely replaced using curved Glulan beams which provide support to the impressive plaster coffer panels to the soffit. The East Wing was refurbished to provide living accommodation and includes a green oak link which is perched high above the river Porter below.

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SHEFFIELD GENERAL CEMETERY

         
Client: Friends of the General Cemetery
Architect - Ark DM Ltd
         
Value - £320,000.00
         
Completion May 2005
         
The Gatehouse
Sheffield General Cemetery
Stalker Lees Road
S11 8NR