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Boundary Walls, Gate Piers, Raised Terrace and Steps to Front of Numbers 112 to 124 (Even) Amd Allangate Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Halifax, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.715 / 53°42'53"N

Longitude: -1.8896 / 1°53'22"W

OS Eastings: 407382

OS Northings: 424287

OS Grid: SE073242

Mapcode National: GBR HT7H.P0

Mapcode Global: WHB8G.YWCF

Entry Name: Boundary Walls, Gate Piers, Raised Terrace and Steps to Front of Numbers 112 to 124 (Even) Amd Allangate Lodge

Listing Date: 14 December 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138784

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447646

Location: Calderdale, HX2

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Sowerby Bridge

Built-Up Area: Halifax

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: King Cross St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 02 SE
(north side)
679-/7/10013 Boundary walls, gatepiers, raised terrace
and steps to front of Nos 112 to 124 (even)
and Allangate Lodge
Boundary walls, gate piers, raised terrace and steps to front of
the former Mansion called Allangate built by Bernard Hartley c1810;
and altered and added to c1845 and c1870 by Thomas Shaw (MP for
Halifax 1882 to 1893). Thin coursed stone with ashlar dressings.
Tall boundary wall to road terminates with ashlar piers, with attached
to left, lower finer built walls topped by ashlar apron with
rusticated panels. Tall entrance gate-piers (next to Lodge) have
tapering rusticated panels, cornice, base and ball finials. The
mansion is set on a raised terrace with tall retaining walls with
pilaster strips. Long flights of stone steps with half-landings run
up to the main
entrances. These are flanked by stepped walls with ramped copings.
The terrace wall attached to the East Wing has curved quadrant walls
and battered piers. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SE0738224287

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

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