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Larchfield Mills

A Grade II Listed Building in Huddersfield, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6418 / 53°38'30"N

Longitude: -1.7772 / 1°46'37"W

OS Eastings: 414826

OS Northings: 416170

OS Grid: SE148161

Mapcode National: GBR JV1B.17

Mapcode Global: WHCB1.NQXG

Entry Name: Larchfield Mills

Listing Date: 22 November 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226517

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423836

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 following item shall be added:

FIRTH STREET
1. (North side)
5113
Larchfield Mills
SE 1416 SE 919 - /4/10002
II GV

2.
Spinning mill with attached weaving sheds. Built 1865-6 for
George Brook, additions c1880 plus C20 alterations. Coursed
rubble with ashlar dressings and slate roof.
Mill building has double ridge hipped roofs with dentilated
eaves. 5 storey, 4 windows wide and 16 windows in length. Ground
and first floor windows have segment heads. All windows have
rough stone cills and lintels. Some original windows survive on
the floor on the south side, and on the first and second floors
on the north side. The south front has a stair tower, with a
taking-in door on each floor on the east front. The tower has
been extended upwards by a single floor.
Weaving sheds, to the south east, linked to the mill by a single
storey addition and a 2 storey bridge to an elevator tower. 2
storey over a basement. 9 gables with coping, the roofs stone
slate to the west and glazed to the east. North front has 35
windows with rock faced cills and lintels. Narrow east front has
single central taking-in doors to each floor, the first floor one
partly filled by a window. South, street front has 4 windows per
gable all with flush ashlar lintels and raised ashlar cills. The
second gable has a single large doorway with double panel doors
with raised ashlar surround and moulded hood. The fifth and final
gable has taking-in doors to each floor.


Listing NGR: SE1482616170

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

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