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Overflow Portal at Butterley Reservoir

A Grade II Listed Building in Marsden, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.5927 / 53°35'33"N

Longitude: -1.9294 / 1°55'45"W

OS Eastings: 404767

OS Northings: 410683

OS Grid: SE047106

Mapcode National: GBR GVZW.2V

Mapcode Global: WHB91.BYGN

Plus Code: 9C5WH3VC+36

Entry Name: Overflow Portal at Butterley Reservoir

Listing Date: 11 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231250

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406369

ID on this website: 101231250

Location: Marsden, Kirklees, West Yorkshire, HD7

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Colne Valley

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Marsden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Marsden St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Overflow Portal at Butterley Reservoir


1891-1906 by T. & C. Hawksley & Co. Ashlar. Portal has semicircular arched head and moulded reveals. Surround is in ashlar with moulded cornice and blocking course. Wings to each side curve forward (to north-west) and rake downwards to form ashlar walls, which turn inward and terminate in squared ashlar posts with moulded pyramidal copings. Wings have bevelled stone steps along top. Iron sluices in front of portal.

Listing NGR: SE0476710683

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