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Lodge, Boundary Wall and Gateway at Royal Halifax Infirmary

A Grade II Listed Building in Halifax, Calderdale

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245210

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468772

Location: Skircoat, Calderdale, HX1

County: Calderdale

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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