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Canal Warehouse at Aspley Basin

A Grade II* Listed Building in Huddersfield, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6444 / 53°38'39"N

Longitude: -1.7755 / 1°46'31"W

OS Eastings: 414935

OS Northings: 416457

OS Grid: SE149164

Mapcode National: GBR JV19.D9

Mapcode Global: WHCB1.PNPH

Entry Name: Canal Warehouse at Aspley Basin

Listing Date: 12 September 1973

Last Amended: 29 September 1978

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223867

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419740

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

The entry for the following shall be upgraded to II* (star):

WAKEFIELD ROAD
1. (south side)
5113

SE 1416SE 4/62 Canal Warehouse at
Aspley Basin
II 12.9.73 (formerly listed as
Old Canal Warehouse)

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WAKEFIELD ROAD
1. (South Side)
5113

Canal warehouse at
Aspley Basin
(formerly listed as
Old Canal Warehouse)
SE 1416 SE 4/62 12.9.73.
II
2.
Between 1774 and 1780. Built for Sir John Ramsden's Canal, whose route was
initially (1766) surveyed by James Brindley, and eventually constructed by
Luke Holt.
Hammer dressed stone. Pitched stone slate roof. 3 storeys and attic. Central
gabled part breaks forward slightly and has one range of panelled loading doors,
round-arched on attic floor. To left of this is one 3-light stone mullioned
window with glazing bars and one 2-storey extension to the north. To right
of it is one 3-light stone mullioned window on ground floor, one 9-light stone
mullioned window on 1st floor, and two 3-light stone mullioned windows on 2nd
floor. Venetian window with keystone on attic floor at west end. One range
of panelled loading doors with balconies at canal end. Winch hoist over.


Listing NGR: SE1493516457

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

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