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Stables to Ravensknowle Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Almondbury, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6449 / 53°38'41"N

Longitude: -1.7563 / 1°45'22"W

OS Eastings: 416209

OS Northings: 416520

OS Grid: SE162165

Mapcode National: GBR JV59.K3

Mapcode Global: WHCB1.ZNV2

Entry Name: Stables to Ravensknowle Hall

Listing Date: 29 September 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267027

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419749

Location: Kirklees, HD5

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Almondbury

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Kirkheaton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

WAKEFIELD ROAD
1.
5113
(South Side)
Stables to Ravensknowle Hall
SE 1616 35/1332
II
2.
1859-62. Architect presumably Richard Tress. Hammer dressed stone. Pitched
slate roof, with overhanging eaves to courtyard carried on huge ornamental
cast iron brackets. Coped gable ends on kneelers and moulded consoles. U-shaped
plan, closed by wall ornamental cast iron gates in round archway, with elaborately
carved consoles either side and ornamental cresting above. End elevations
have blind round arches, and semi-circular lunettes with glazing bars. 2 storeys
to courtyard, planked segment-headed doors and windows with glazing bars.
Central tower with one oculis per side and moulded cornice on quadrant brackets:
ornamental parapet: octagonal lantern with stilted arcade, foliage capitals
and moulded cornice ogee copper dome with finial. Side elevations have concentric
blind round arches with keystones taking brackets to eaves cornice.


Listing NGR: SE1620916520

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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