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A Grade II Listed Building in Golcar, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6499 / 53°38'59"N

Longitude: -1.8479 / 1°50'52"W

OS Eastings: 410148

OS Northings: 417056

OS Grid: SE101170

Mapcode National: GBR HVJ7.QB

Mapcode Global: WHCB0.LJ78

Entry Name: Holmefield

Listing Date: 29 September 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313891

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339988

Location: Kirklees, HD3

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Golcar

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Longwood St Mark the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(North Side)
SE 1017 26/665
Mid C19. Hammer dressed stone. Ashlar dressings. Hipped slate roof. 2 storeys.
Moulded eaves cornice. Rusticated quoins. Two 2-storey canted bays with Tuscan
piers and entablatures on each storey, flanking former front door with eclectic
pilasters and entablature framing door and side lights. Above this paired
round-arched sashes with moulded imposts voussoirs keystone and cornice. South
side has more eclectic Italianite detailing and a 3-storey tower with balustraded
parapet and balconies on long scrolled consoles at 2nd floor level. Tripartite
round-arched staircase window with stained glass sashes (scenes of wild life,
and sporting scenes) projecting in re-entrant angle. One storey quadrant bay
in re-entrant angle of this and main block: parapet of fu-de-siecle appearance
and 3 round-arched windows with stairned glass. Much elaborate joinery and
plasterwork inside, especially staircase with its brass art nouveau torchiere
on lowest newel.

Listing NGR: SE1014817056

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

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