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Latitude: 53.6567 / 53°39'24"N
Longitude: -1.8087 / 1°48'31"W
OS Eastings: 412738
OS Northings: 417815
OS Grid: SE127178
Mapcode National: GBR HVT4.6X
Mapcode Global: WHCB1.5CY2
Entry Name: Cote Royd
Listing Date: 29 September 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134220
English Heritage Legacy ID: 339941
Location: Kirklees, HD3
Electoral Ward/Division: Greenhead
Built-Up Area: Huddersfield
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Lindley St Stephen
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
No 7 (Cote Royd)
SE 1217 27/617
1874. Built for Wright Mellor, 1st Mayor of Huddersfield, and then 1st Alderman.
Rock-faced stone. Ashlar dressings. Pitched fishscale slate roof. Coped
gables on cut kneelers. Ball finials. 2 storeys and attics. Front has 3
ranges of chamfered mullioned sashes with hoodmoulds (2-light on 1st floor,
3-light on ground floor), of which south one is gabled and has 2-light pointed
arched window with bar tracery and hoodmould in gable end. Ground floor at
north end breaks forward and is crowned by foliate frieze and parapet, both
of which are continued round porch. Moulded 2-centred arch to porch with hoodmould
and figurative label stops. 2 steps up, with pointed arched parapet, ending
in octagonal piers with shallow caps.
Garden front has 2 large gables, each with 2-light window with bar tracery
and hoodmoulds, and one small one between. East bay has one storey semi-circular
bay with foliage cornice and parapet ornamented with blind quatrefoils. Centre
bay has canted 1st floor window with hipped stone roof. West bay has 2-storey
canted bay with crenellated parapet, and some of blind tracery between storeys.
Another 1st floor oriel to rear, with crenellated parapet.
Listing NGR: SE1273817815
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