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White Swan Hotel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Halifax, Calderdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7237 / 53°43'25"N

Longitude: -1.8606 / 1°51'38"W

OS Eastings: 409293

OS Northings: 425268

OS Grid: SE092252

Mapcode National: GBR HTFC.ZW

Mapcode Global: WHC9M.DN7N

Plus Code: 9C5WP4FQ+FP

Entry Name: White Swan Hotel

Listing Date: 31 July 1963

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 437337

Location: Town, Calderdale, HX1

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Town

Built-Up Area: Halifax

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Halifax The Minster Church of St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Description

PRINCESS STREET
1.
1164
(West Side)
31.7.63. White Swan Hotel
SE 0925 SW 14/262 31.7.63.
II* GV
2.
1858. Possibly by Smith and Parnell. Distinguished classical building, Stone
with considerable enrichment. 4 storeys. 7 windows. Round arched entrance
with order of engaged Doric columns and carved decoration. Pedimented 1st floor
windows with carving especially to centre, also to frieze between top floor
windows. Large-rich crowning cornice with brackets. Altered interior but stair
retains decorative iron balustrade (partly encased). Main room on 1st floor
of interest.

No 1 (with south extension of White Swan Hotel) White Swan Hotel and Princess
Buildings together with all the listed buildings in Crossley Street, No 2
Wade Street and No 12, Nos 18 to 22 (even), Nos 17 to 33 (odd) Northgate and No 2
Crown Street form an important group.


Listing NGR: SE0929325268

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