New North Road: Huddersfield Infirmary


Deposited Plan Number:no data
Plans Register:no data
Street:New North Road
Property Name / Number:Huddersfield Infirmary (Now Huddersfield Technical College)
Area:Highfield, HD1 5NN
Grid Reference:SE1405016884
Building Project:Huddersfield Infirmary
Applicant:no data
Applicant Address:no data
Architect:John Oates
Architect Address:no data
Status of Project:no data
Contractor:Joseph Kaye
Contractor Address:Buxton Road
Work Commenced:Foundation stone laid by John Charles Ramsden in June 1829
Work Completed:1831
Occupants:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:Existing, Grade II* Listed (29 September 1978)
English Heritage Listing:1228645 — listed on 29 September 1978 (old ID: 403160)
Location of Archives:no data
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:3833

Additional Information

1831. Architect John Oates, Contractor Joseph Kaye. Former Huddersfield Infirmary.

Ashlar. Hipped slate roof. 2 storeys. Moulded eaves cornice. Blocking course.

Continuous sill band. 9 ranges of sashes with glazing bars. Giant tetrastyle

Greek Doric temple frontispiece up flight of 9 steps with flanking dies. Central

3 window ranges have moulded frames: door has Egyptian surround. Lamp on ornamental cast iron bracket.

Interior: stone cantilevered staircase with cast iron balustrade.

(Extract from English Heritage listed buildings service, record number 403160)


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What's Nearby?

The following records are located within 100 meters:
RecordDistance (feet & meters)
New North Road: Lavatories and Bathrooms etc (1894) - plan# 236962ft19m
New North Road: Addition of Medical Baths to Infirmary (1875) - plan# 39191ft28m
New North Road: Enlargement of Infirmary (new male ward and corridor) (1872) - plan# 211100ft30m
New North Road: Additions to Turkish Baths (1877) - plan# 556118ft36m
New North Road: Additions to Infirmary inc. New Ward and Mortuary (1898) - plan# 278126ft38m
New North Road: Statue of King Edward VII 134ft41m
New North Road: Conversion of Houses into Nursing Home (1900) - plan# 939151ft46m
Portland Street: Additions to New Sanatorium (1881) - plan# 982153ft47m
York Place, off New North Road: Store Shed for Inn (1880) - plan# 904198ft60m
Portland Street: Alterations to Dissecting Room (1883) - plan# 1198226ft69m
Portland Street: Four Dwelling Houses (1871) - plan# 131248ft75m
Portland Street: New Kitchen to rear of Dwelling (1882) - plan# 1049258ft78m
Fitzwilliam Street: No 91296ft90m
Portland Street: No 2 - 14305ft93m
New North Road: New Scullery and Bathroom (1894) - plan# 2327305ft93m
New North Road: Wooden extension to property to provide surgery. (1881) - plan# 1025315ft96m
New North Road: No 30 323ft99m