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Blocks Along Factory Lane and Canal at Union Mills and Tower Betweent the Two Blocks

A Grade II Listed Building in Golcar, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6389 / 53°38'20"N

Longitude: -1.8198 / 1°49'11"W

OS Eastings: 412014

OS Northings: 415836

OS Grid: SE120158

Mapcode National: GBR HVQC.T8

Mapcode Global: WHCB1.0SQQ

Entry Name: Blocks Along Factory Lane and Canal at Union Mills and Tower Betweent the Two Blocks

Listing Date: 29 September 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134259

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339831

Location: Kirklees, HD3

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Golcar

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Linthwaite Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Blocks along Factory Lane
and canal at Union Mills;
and tower between the 2 blocks
SE 1215 38/504
Mid C19. Hammer-dressed stone. Pitched slate roofs. Coped gable on kneelers.
5 storeys. Stone brackets to gutters. Block along Factory Lane has 19 ranges
of windows. Block along canal has 14 ranges of segment-headed windows with
glazing bars, and 2 ranges of planked loading doors. Ground floor windows
are round-arched and have rock-faced voussoirs. Double gable end with oculi.
3-storey engine house extension to west with iron water tank on roof: one round-arche
window of 2 storey height with rock-faced voussoirs and jambs. Tower in angle
between the 2 blocks: pyramidal slate roof: bracketed eaves cornice: one oculus
on each side: 3 round-arched windows with plain raised imposts and keystones
on each side.

Listing NGR: SE1201415836

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

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