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Latitude: 53.7127 / 53°42'45"N
Longitude: -1.8659 / 1°51'57"W
OS Eastings: 408948
OS Northings: 424035
OS Grid: SE089240
Mapcode National: GBR HTDH.VV
Mapcode Global: WHC9M.9YQ5
Plus Code: 9C5WP47M+3J
Entry Name: Lodge, Boundary Wall and Gateway at Royal Halifax Infirmary
Listing Date: 10 July 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245210
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468772
Location: Skircoat, Calderdale, HX1
Electoral Ward/Division: Skircoat
Built-Up Area: Halifax
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Halifax Holy Trinity and St Judes
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
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Lodge, boundary wall and gateway at Royal Halifax Infirmary
Lodge, now offices, and attached boundary wall and gateways. 1898, by Thomas Worthington & Son of Manchester. Enlarged in the same style, c1904. Squared dressed stone with ashlar dressings and slate roofs with coped gables. Large coped ridge stack. Renaissance Revival style. Single storey; 3 window range. Windows are stone mullioned cross casements. In the centre, a 3-1ight window. On each side, a projecting gable with a semicircular bow window, 5 lights. Right gable has a coat of arms above. Beyond, lean-to porches with lower pitched roofs. That to right has a round arched doorway, and a 3-light mullioned window to the right return. Left porch has a flat headed door. Outside, attached boundary wall with rockfaced stone plinth and slab coping. Lower central section with renewed railing, curved corner to right. To left, a gateway with plain square piers. To left again, a formal gateway with incurving walls and coped square piers with ball finials. (Thomas Worthington, Victorian Architecture and Social Purpose: Anthony L Pass: Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society: 1988).
Listing NGR: SE0894824035
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