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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1313891
English Heritage Legacy ID: 339988
Location: Kirklees, HD3
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
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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