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Terrace Retaining Wall and Pool with Fountain to East of Broadford

A Grade II Listed Building in Luddendenfoot, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.741 / 53°44'27"N

Longitude: -1.9423 / 1°56'32"W

OS Eastings: 403901

OS Northings: 427178

OS Grid: SE039271

Mapcode National: GBR GTW5.9P

Mapcode Global: WHB8G.47CF

Entry Name: Terrace Retaining Wall and Pool with Fountain to East of Broadford

Listing Date: 15 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134525

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339177

Location: Calderdale, HX2

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Luddendenfoot

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Luddenden with Luddendenfoot

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 02 NW
(west side, off),
1/37 Luddenden
Terrace retaining wall
and pool with fountain
to east of Broadfold
Terrace retaining wall with balustrade and pool with fountain. Probably 1877 for
John Murgatroyd (as Broadfold (q.v)). Rock-faced stone retaining wall, otherwise
ashlar. Wall: tall, bowed at centre, formed of recessed panels with modillion
cornice and flanking pilasters which rise into square piers in the balustrade.
Balustrade is low with vase balusters; cornice breaks forward under square capstones
above piers. Circular pool, positioned in bow of wall, has raised corniced rim
with scallop shell corbels. In centre is fountain with stepped base and urn.

Listing NGR: SE0390127178

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

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