Deposited Plan No. 1426

Fox Street & Market Street: Warehouses


Deposited Plan Number:1426
Date:14 May 1885
Plans Register:1869-1886
Street:Fox Street & Market Street
Property Name / Number:no data
Area:no data
District:Central Ward
Grid Reference:no data
Building Project:Warehouses
Type:no data
Applicant:William Marshall
Applicant Address:no data
Architect:John Kirk & Sons [plans received by A.W. Waddington]
Architect Address:John William Street, Huddersfield & Dewsbury.
Status of Project:
Approved - subject to sanitary details being amended. Building having been burnt down. Question of building line. See Section 59 Improvement Act 1871. Does not comply with the improvement line laid down for this street otherwise may be approved subject to
Contractor:no data
Contractor Address:no data
Work Commenced:no data
Work Completed:no data
Occupants:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:Demolished
English Heritage Listing:no data
Location of Archives:Kirklees West Yorkshire Archives
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:1332

Additional Information

The plans are for a warehouse to be built on a site of an earlier building which has been destroyed by a fire. The three storey buildingh and basement occupy an irregular site at the junction of Market Street and Fox Street< The site is bounded to the north by the Cherry Tree ; to the east by Market Street; the south by Fox Steet; and to the wset by Preston Brothers warehouse and the PLough Inn.A covered passge from Market Street led into a small yard. A feature is amde of the corner of the new building which curves around Fox Street and Market Street. A carved entablature with the date and other decorative features typical of the warehouse6s ihis area, many of which were the work of John Kirk & Sons. The re-building attempted to maximise the use of the site. Demolished with the rest of the Cherry Tree site .