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Harrison House Branch Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Halifax, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7208 / 53°43'14"N

Longitude: -1.8632 / 1°51'47"W

OS Eastings: 409125

OS Northings: 424940

OS Grid: SE091249

Mapcode National: GBR HTFD.FY

Mapcode Global: WHC9M.CQ0Y

Entry Name: Harrison House Branch Library

Listing Date: 23 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133909

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338713

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

1164 (West Side)
Harrison House Branch Library
SE 0924 NW 18/311
Early C19, 2 storeyed stone corner building with order of giant, simplified
Doric pilasters with single long panel to deep frieze in entablature. 5 windows
to front with moulded architraves. Simple entrance. 3 bay south return.

Nos 1 to 7 (odd), Nos 11 & 11a Carlton Congregational Church, Nos 13 & 15,
Nos 2 to 8 (even) and Harrison House Branch Library form an interesting early/
mid C19 group.

Listing NGR: SE0913424979

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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