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34-42, Westgate

A Grade II Listed Building in Huddersfield, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6472 / 53°38'49"N

Longitude: -1.7848 / 1°47'5"W

OS Eastings: 414319

OS Northings: 416760

OS Grid: SE143167

Mapcode National: GBR HVZ8.CB

Mapcode Global: WHCB1.KL9C

Plus Code: 9C5WJ6W8+V3

Entry Name: 34-42, Westgate

Listing Date: 29 September 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266622

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421009

Location: Newsome, Kirklees, HD1

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Newsome

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Huddersfield St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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(North Side)
Nos 34 to 42 (even)
SE 1416 NW 1/1372
Mid C19. Ashlar. Pitched slate roof. 3 storeys. Moulded eaves cornice with
modillions. Nos have characteristic late C19 or early C19 shopfronts,
west one with curved plate glass windows and spindly glazing bars, east one
with broad mullions and a mezzanine inserted. No has characteristic 1930's
shopfront, with black and green bakelite plinth and chrome frieze above the
plate glass window. Shops are separated by horizontally rusticated piers with
Tuscan capitals. Moulded cornice above ground floor. 3 ranges of sashes.
Those on 1st floor have Gibbs surrounds with dentilled cornice. Those on
2nd floor are linked to them by fluted consoles, are segment-headed and have
moulded surrounds with cornices.
Interior good 1920's wooden panelling and chaste balustraded gallery, slightly
reminiscent of Edgar Wood.

Listing NGR: SE1431916760

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