Market Place: Market Cross

Details

Deposited Plan Number:no data
Date:1671
Plans Register:no data
Street:Market Place
Property Name / Number:Market Cross
Area:Town Centre, HD1 2AD
District:Kirklees
Town:Huddersfield
Grid Reference:SE1449216696
Building Project:Market Cross
Type:Sculpture
Applicant:no data
Applicant Address:no data
Architect:no data
Architect Address:no data
Status of Project:no data
Contractor:no data
Contractor Address:no data
Work Commenced:no data
Work Completed:no data
Occupants:n/a
Subsequent Alterations / History:Existing, Grade II Listed (3 March 1952)
English Heritage Listing:1313548 — listed on 3 March 1952 (old ID: 340226)
Location of Archives:no data
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:3805

Additional Information

1671. Erected by Sir John Ramsden, 1st Baronet, when he was granted a Royal Charter to hold a market on this site. 2 modern ashlar steps. Ionic column with roughly gadrooned base, and small swags hanging from volutes. Square die above this bearing achievements of arms on each side. Ball finial. The sculptural style is similar to the C17 garden house at Whitley Beaumont.

[Extract from the Historic England web site, list entry number 1313548]

Location

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The red marker indicates the location of this record. Green and yellow dots are locations of other geotagged records, where yellow means the building was subsequently demolished.

What's Nearby?

The following records are located within 100 meters:
RecordDistance (feet & meters)
Market Place: Jubilee Memorial Fountain (1887) - plan# 170179ft24m
Market Place: No 7 and 997ft30m
Market Place: No 27 (Williams' and Glynn's Bank) (1860)103ft31m
Market Place: No 4 and 6105ft32m
New Street: New Bank Buildings (1870) - plan# 123117ft36m
Kirkgate: No 4117ft36m
Kirkgate & Market Place: Alterations to shop (1884) - plan# 1296117ft36m
Kirkgate: New shop front (1886) - plan# 1567 117ft36m
Kirkgate: New shop front (1887) - plan# 1603117ft36m
Westgate / New Street: West Yorkshire Bank Building (1912)131ft40m
Kirkgate: No 6141ft43m
Battye's Yard: Re building warehouse (1884) - plan# 1342150ft46m
Kirkgate: No 8155ft47m
Kirkgate: No 10 and 12161ft49m
Chancery Lane: No 14169ft52m
New Street: No 2 - 14 (1770)170ft52m
New Street: New Facade to Shop (1898) - plan# 324174ft53m
New Street: No 1 - 11174ft53m
Chancery Lane: No 5 - 9187ft57m
Kirkgate: Public House189ft58m
New Street: Rebuilding of the "Boot and Shoe Inn" (1898) - plan# 277 193ft59m
New Street: Rebuilding of the "Boot and Shoe Inn" (1898) - plan# [277)193ft59m
Westgate: Westgate House (1923)198ft60m
John William Street: No 1 - 9226ft69m
King Street: No 5 and 7226ft69m
New Street: No 13228ft70m
Chancery Lane: No 13240ft73m
King Street: No 13245ft75m
Brooks Yard: Premises of F McShane Limited253ft77m
Byram Street: No 4261ft80m
John William Street: No 11 - 15265ft81m
Cross Church Street: No 7288ft88m
Cross Church Street: No 9289ft88m
Cross Church Street: No 11289ft88m
Westgate: The Byram Arcade 10 - 18 (1880)297ft90m
New Street / Cloth Hall Street: Addition of new Managers office and W.C.s to Bank (1898) - plan# 168297ft90m
King Street: No 4312ft95m
Westgate: New Arcade (Byram Arcade) (1878) - plan# 700315ft96m
Cross Church Street: No 19318ft97m
Brooks Yard: No 4321ft98m

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