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Block Alongside Canal at Commercial Mills

A Grade II Listed Building in Huddersfield, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6404 / 53°38'25"N

Longitude: -1.78 / 1°46'48"W

OS Eastings: 414639

OS Northings: 416010

OS Grid: SE146160

Mapcode National: GBR JV0B.FR

Mapcode Global: WHCB1.MRKK

Entry Name: Block Alongside Canal at Commercial Mills

Listing Date: 29 September 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339845

Location: Kirklees, HD1

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Newsome

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Huddersfield St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

FIRTH STREET
1.
5113
Block alongside canal at
Commercial Mills
SE 1416 SE 4/517
SE 1415 39/517
II
2.
1861. Hammer-dressed stone. Pitched slate roof. Coped gables on kneelers.
5 storeys. Stone brackets to gutters. 11 ranges of industrial windows (ground
floor windows round-arched, with vermiculated voussoirs and continuous impost
band). One range of loading doors. Staircase tower with pitched slate roof,
coped gable on kneelers. One range of loading doors and one range of round-arched
windows in plain raised surrounds to side: one range of paired round-arched
windows with plain raised surrounds and glazing bars to front. "1861" inscribed
in large serifed letters in gable. Oculus above it. 2-storey engine house
extension to east. Door up 7 stone steps with 2 sunk panels and 2 glazed round-arched
panels, fanlight, pilasters, moulded brackets and moulded cornice. Above this
one round-arched sash with glazing bars in moulded surround with vermiculated
keystone and impost blocks.
Canal elevation has 14 ranges of industrial windows (ground floor windows round-arched
with vermiculated voussoirs and continuous impost band). Engine house has
one continuous 2-storey window in moulded surround with vermiculated keystone
and impost block. Iron tank on roof. Octagonal chimney stack, tapering, plain.


Listing NGR: SE1463916010

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