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Masonic Hall and Gates, Gate Piers and Boundary Wall to Area

A Grade II Listed Building in Heckmondwike, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.7055 / 53°42'19"N

Longitude: -1.6736 / 1°40'24"W

OS Eastings: 421646

OS Northings: 423274

OS Grid: SE216232

Mapcode National: GBR JTRL.GF

Mapcode Global: WHC9X.8495

Entry Name: Masonic Hall and Gates, Gate Piers and Boundary Wall to Area

Listing Date: 13 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134625

English Heritage Legacy ID: 340982

Location: Kirklees, WF16

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Heckmondwike

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Heckmondwike

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Heckmondwike St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 22 SW

Masonic Hall and gates, gate piers and boundary wall to area


Masonic Hall. Opened 1851. Dressed stone. Hipped slate roof with
moulded eaves cornice and blocking course. 2 storeys and basement,
with string course. 3 bay symmetrical gable front to simple hall.
Centre bay breaks forward and is pedimented with carved Masonic symbol
of set square and compass in tympanum. Rusticated quoins at ground
floor level of simple pilasters to 1st floor flank centre bay.
Doorway has semicircular fanlight and simple pilaster surrounds and
full entablature. Ground floor windows have rounded hipped architraves.
1st floor windows are round arched with shouldered architraves. All
with glazing bars. Plain basement openings.

Flight of stone steps with flanking walls each with ornamental iron
lamp standard.

Low boundary wall with iron railings and gates.

Listing NGR: SE2164623274

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

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