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Latitude: 53.724 / 53°43'26"N
Longitude: -1.8946 / 1°53'40"W
OS Eastings: 407049
OS Northings: 425289
OS Grid: SE070252
Mapcode National: GBR HT6C.MS
Mapcode Global: WHB8G.VNZH
Plus Code: 9C5WP4F4+H4
Entry Name: Co's House at Wellesley Barracks
Listing Date: 23 January 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246203
English Heritage Legacy ID: 487427
Location: Calderdale, HX2
Electoral Ward/Division: Warley
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Halifax
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Mount Pellon Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 02 NE
CO's House at Wellesley Barracks
Also Known As: Office at Wellesley Park, GIBBET STREET
Commanding Officer's House, now office. 1875. Designed by Royal Engineer's architect. Coursed and dressed stone with ashlar dressings. Slate roofs with raised and coped gables with kneelers. 2 tall external chimney stacks. Quoins and plinth. 2 storey.
Main west front has central doorway with glazed panel door and wooden hood with segmental leaded top supported on wooden brackets. Above is a single window. Gabled wing to right projects slightly. Either side are pairs of plain sashes with segment heads, and above pairs of similar sashes.
This barracks complex was opened in 1877 as the recruitment and infantry training depot for the Duke of Wellington's (West Yorkshire) Regiment, known as the 'Dukes'.
Listing NGR: SE0704925289
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