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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1212238
English Heritage Legacy ID: 339845
Location: Kirklees, HD1
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
Block alongside canal at
SE 1416 SE 4/517
SE 1415 39/517
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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