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5-8, Wade's End

A Grade II Listed Building in Halifax, Calderdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7207 / 53°43'14"N

Longitude: -1.8599 / 1°51'35"W

OS Eastings: 409340

OS Northings: 424924

OS Grid: SE093249

Mapcode National: GBR HTGD.4Z

Mapcode Global: WHC9M.DRK1

Entry Name: 5-8, Wade's End

Listing Date: 3 November 1954

Last Amended: 23 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273112

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446293

Location: 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 Holy Trinity and St Judes

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

WARD'S END
1.
1164
(South Side)
Nos 5 to 8 (consec)
(formerly listed as Holly House)
SE 0924 NW 18/316 3.11.54.
II
2.
Mid C18, altered earlier C19. 2-storeyed house with wings enclosing forecourt.
Main block of 5 windows refaced in earlier C19. Stone with end strip pilasters
and modelled blocking to cornice. Hipped slated roof. Greek Doric entrance
portico. Wings of red brick with stone dressings and stone roof. 2 windows
to ends with small Venetian opening in low-pitched gable. Blind inner face
to wings and links to main block apparently altered.
Return of East wing plain and rear extended. Rear of main block stone, mid
C19 with corniced central doorway and round-arched window above.
Interior of main block contains modest C18 and early C19 work and some interesting
mid C18 plaster decoration in a top-lit 1st floor lobby.


Listing NGR: SE0934024924

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

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