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Somervill

A Grade II Listed Building in Huddersfield, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6559 / 53°39'21"N

Longitude: -1.809 / 1°48'32"W

OS Eastings: 412721

OS Northings: 417731

OS Grid: SE127177

Mapcode National: GBR HVT5.45

Mapcode Global: WHCB1.5CVN

Entry Name: Somervill

Listing Date: 29 September 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313911

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339994

Location: Kirklees, HD3

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Greenhead

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Lindley St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

HUNGERFORD ROAD
1.
5113
(West Side)
No 4
(Somerville)
SE 1217 27/671
II
2.
Mid C19. Hammer dressed stone. Ashlar dressings. Hipped slate roof. 2 storeys.
Bracketed eaves cornice. Moulded string. 3 ranges of sashes, left one breaking
forward slightly and crowned by gable with moulded coping and finial. Ground
floor has canted bay: round-arched casements (central one has 2 arches with
intervening pendant), clustered fluted colonnettes to piers, moulded cornice,
openwork parapet with applied cylindrical piers and moulded cornice. 1st floor
has Venetian window with moulded surround and sculpted cresting. Central range
has door with 4 moulded panels and semi-circular fanlight in moulded surround.
Porch on 4 columns taking semi-circular arch with mask in full relief on keystone
and elaborate foliage sculpture in spandrels; semi-circular pediment with elaborate
foliage sculpture in tympanum. Steps, with quadrant retaining walls and gadrooned
urns. 1st floor has round-arched window in moulded frame: tracery composed
of 2 intersecting semi-circles with pendant boss at junction. Right hand range
has Venetian casement in cable moulded surround, with sculpted cresting. 1st
floor sash in moulded surround. North side similar: one canted bay as on east
front.


Listing NGR: SE1272117731

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