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The Playhouse Theatre with Entrance Gateway and Railing

A Grade II Listed Building in Halifax, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.721 / 53°43'15"N

Longitude: -1.8669 / 1°52'0"W

OS Eastings: 408882

OS Northings: 424960

OS Grid: SE088249

Mapcode National: GBR HTDD.MW

Mapcode Global: WHC9M.9Q8S

Entry Name: The Playhouse Theatre with Entrance Gateway and Railing

Listing Date: 23 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338743

Location: Calderdale, HX1

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Town

Built-Up Area: Halifax

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Halifax Holy Trinity and St Judes

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(North Side)
The Playhouse Theatre
with entrance gateway and railing
SE 0824 NE 17/296
Early/mid C19. Formerly a chapel. Stone building with 2 tiers of windows,
upper ones round-arched. Pedimented main (south) elevation framed by pair
of strip pilasters and with Greek Doric entrance portico (disused). Low addition
to east of no interest. Interior remodelled. Entrance gateway with pair of
thin corniced stone piers supporting enriched iron arch with hexagonal lamp.
Gates and railings to north of east iron with spear finials.

Listing NGR: SE0888224960

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