Deposited Plan No. 1263

Upperhead Row: Alterations to Wheat Sheaf Inn


Deposited Plan Number:1263
Date:14 February 1884
Plans Register:1869-1886
Street:Upperhead Row
Property Name / Number:Wheat Sheaf Inn
Area:no data
District:Central Ward
Grid Reference:no data
Building Project:Alterations to Wheat Sheaf Inn
Type:Licenced Premises - additions & alterations
Applicant:Albert Stocks
Applicant Address:no data
Architect:J.H. Laycock (Architect)
Architect Address:5, West Parade, Huddersfield
Status of Project:
Approved, subject to approval of the LIcensing Committee.
Contractor:no data
Contractor Address:no data
Work Commenced:no data
Work Completed:no data
Occupants:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:See also Deposited Plans 1249, 1883
English Heritage Listing:no data
Location of Archives:Kirklees West Yorkshire Archives
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:1231

Additional Information

The plans provide for alterations to the existing property to amke maximum use of the available space. A new front entrance is created with access to the new bar parlour, previously the vault, and the new bar, created out of the existing smoke room and passages. The former kitchen becomes the new smoke room, whilst a new kitchen is developed beyond the new smoke room. A urinal is located in the yard behind the public house. The yard is shared with dwellings which front on to Manchester Street. To the north, the Wheat Sheaf adjoins the property of Messrs Thomas Robison and Thomas Allan Haigh, and on the south with property in the possession of Thomas Schofield.

These streets now lie under the civic centre development.