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Trinity Street Lodge on Corner of Park Avenue

A Grade II Listed Building in Huddersfield, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6483 / 53°38'53"N

Longitude: -1.7923 / 1°47'32"W

OS Eastings: 413824

OS Northings: 416886

OS Grid: SE138168

Mapcode National: GBR HVX7.RX

Mapcode Global: WHCB1.FKRH

Entry Name: Trinity Street Lodge on Corner of Park Avenue

Listing Date: 29 September 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134202

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339904

Location: Kirklees, HD1

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Greenhead

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Huddersfield Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

GREENHEAD PARK
1.
5113
Trinity Street Lodge
on corner of Park Avenue
SE 1316 33/574
II
2.
1884. Rock-faced. Ashlar dressings. One storey and attics. Pitched slate
roof, half-hipped. Tile cresting. Cast iron weather-vane on ridge. Bargeboarded
gables. Deeply overhanging eaves on wooden brackets. Eaves at east overhang
enough to completely cover a 1st floor balcony with turned balusters, itself
supported on one-storey canted bay, windows with shaped lintels. One 2-light
stone mullioned window with chamfered mullions and shaped lintels on 1st floor.
To south of this facade, roof is catslide and comes down over a porch with
4 turned bulbous columns arched to eaves line. On north side is a projecting
gable with central chimneybreast in which is set a plaque inscribed "THIS PARK
WAS SECURED FOR THE TOWN MAINLY THROUGH THE ACTION OF ALDERMAN THOMAS DENHAM
AND WAS OPENED TO THE PUBLIC ON SATURDAY 27th SEPTEMBER 1884 BY ALDERMAN WRIGHT
MELLOR JP DL MAYOR OF HUDDERSFIELD", and above this an achievement of arms
with the motto "JUVAT IMPIGROS DEUS". 2 narrow windows either side. In re-entrant
angle is porch with hipped ark sprocketed roof, deeply overhanging eaves on
brackets supported on turned bulbous posts. Attic dormer with hipped roof,
modillioned eaves cornice and window with shaped stone lintel.


Listing NGR: SE1382416886

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