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Latitude: 53.7227 / 53°43'21"N
Longitude: -1.6884 / 1°41'18"W
OS Eastings: 420657
OS Northings: 425185
OS Grid: SE206251
Mapcode National: GBR JTND.88
Mapcode Global: WHC9Q.1P8H
Entry Name: Sister's Houses
Listing Date: 11 June 1980
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134607
English Heritage Legacy ID: 341042
Location: Kirklees, BD19
Electoral Ward/Division: Liversedge and Gomersal
Built-Up Area: Batley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Gomersal St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 22 NW SPENBOROUGH MB LOWER LANE
Nos. 50, 52 & 54
11.6.80 Sister's Houses
Terrace of houses, formerly girls boarding school. 1798, No. 52 mid C.19.
Built for the Moravian Church. Red brick. Stone quoins. Stone slate
roofs, No. 52 is taller with copings. Two storeys. Nos. 50 and 54 are
each of 4 bays with sashes with keystones. Doorways have fanlight,
architrave and small cornice. No. 52 is set back slightly, and has 3
bays of sashes with plaster lintels. The doorway has fanlight,
architrave and small cornice.
In 1811 they became private houses and Miss Wooler, Charlotte Bronte's
governess, lived in the middle house.
Listing NGR: SE2065725185
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