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Wormalls Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Almondbury, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6313 / 53°37'52"N

Longitude: -1.7466 / 1°44'47"W

OS Eastings: 416853

OS Northings: 415006

OS Grid: SE168150

Mapcode National: GBR JV7G.N0

Mapcode Global: WHCB2.4ZKJ

Entry Name: Wormalls Hall

Listing Date: 3 March 1952

Last Amended: 29 September 1978

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224854

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421016

Location: Kirklees, HD5

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Almondbury

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Almondbury with Farnley Tyas Team Parish

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

WESTGATE
1.
5113
(South Side)
Almondbury
Wormall's Hall
(formerly listed as
No 17 (Wormall Hall))
SE 1614 40/8 3.3.52.
SE 1615 45/8
II*
2.
C16. Timber-frames. Ground floor re-faced in hammer dressed stone in 1631.
Pitched stone slate roof. 2 storeys upper floor jettied. Ground floor has
carriage entrance at east end, two 7-light stone mullioned windows with chamfered
mullions in recessed frame, and door in simply moulded oblong frame with moulded
imposts and flat arch dated 1631. 1st floor has vertical studs with a herring-bone
pattern of diagonal studs between. Three 7-light mullion-and-transom wooden
oriels, with casements and contemporary diagonal glazing bars. Rear has projecting
wing at west end. Ground floor C19 hammer dressed stone. 1st floor timber-framed,
with closely spaced vertical studs, and plaster to west, stone nogging to east.
One bay, arch-braced posts. C18 or C19 projection obscured by this, linking
with a block of 1868 in a neo-Tudor style.
Interior. Ground floor east room retains some contemporary panelling, munting
moulded, rails chamfered. Entrance lobby has contemporary oak partition on
west side. Staircase with contemporary turned balusters, ball finials to newels,
and 2 tiers of balusters to landing. Upstairs room at west end has simple
plaster ceiling with moulded cornice, pomegranate in centre with ornamental
square frame.


Listing NGR: SE1685315006

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

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