Deposited Plan No. 1088

Leeds Road: Logwood Warehouse

Details

Deposited Plan Number:1088
Date:17 May 1882
Plans Register:1869-1886
Street:Leeds Road
Property Name / Number:no data
Area:Leeds Road
District:Central Ward
Town:Huddersfield
Grid Reference:no data
Building Project:Logwood Warehouse
Type:Commercial - new build
Applicant:Henry Kilner Beaumont
Applicant Address:no data
Architect:John Kirk & Sons [plans collected by Frederic Kirk]
Architect Address:John William Street, Huddersfield & Dewsbury.
Status of Project:
Approved, subject to the drainage being shown and carried out to the Borough Surveyor's satisfaction.
Contractor:no data
Contractor Address:no data
Work Commenced:no data
Work Completed:no data
Occupants:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:no data
English Heritage Listing:no data
Location of Archives:Kirklees West Yorkshire Archives
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:1089

Additional Information

The plans relate to a two-storey, twelve bay warehouse (120 feet x 24 feet) to be built on the eastern side of Leeds Road adjacent to James Brooke & Sons, Marble Works. The Leeds Road elevation appears as only a single storey, but the warehouse is built into the slope. Henry Kilner Beaumont was a drysalter and dyeware supplier who had premises on Market Street (1879 Directory). Logwood is a West Indian tree, (Haematoxylon campechianum), the wood of which (logwood) produces a substance used in dyeing.


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