New North Road: Huddersfield Technical College:
|Deposited Plan Number:||no data|
|Plans Register:||no data|
|Street:||New North Road|
|Property Name / Number:||Huddersfield Technical College: (formerly listed as Newsome County Secondary school)|
|Area:||Highfield, HD1 5NN|
|Building Project:||Huddersfield Technical College:|
|Applicant Address:||no data|
|Status of Project:||no data|
|Contractor Address:||no data|
|Subsequent Alterations / History:||Existing, Grade II Listed (15 February 1974)|
|English Heritage Listing:||1279306 — listed on 15 February 1974 (old ID: 403703)|
|Location of Archives:||no data|
|Buildings of Huddersfield ID:||3856|
1838-9. Architect: J P Pritchett of York. Formerly Huddersfield College, whose best known pupil was H H Asquith. Ashlar. Hipped slate roof. 2 storeys.
Crenellated parapet. Corner turrets. Symmetrically composed around a central
3-storey hall, in manner of Wollaton, or Inverary Castle. Front has short projecting central wing with gabled end: door with 4 moulded panels, in 4-centred arch, with side-lights, whose enclosed in traceried frame with crenellated top. 4-centred arched window with 3 lights, intersecting tracery and hoodmould.
Two 2-light and one 3-light stone mullioned windows on both floors either side: those on 1st floor with arched heads to each light, and hoodmoulds. Hall has five 2-light arched windows on each side: parapet crow-stepped in centre.
Rear has open arcade on ground floor, with pointed arches and chamfered jambs.
(Extract from English Heritage listed buildings service, record number 403703) http://lbonline.english-heritage.org.uk/BuildingDetailsForm.aspx?id=403703&search=y
RAILINGS TO HUDDERSFIELD TECHNICAL COLLEGE DEPARTMENT OF HUMANITIES (HIGHFIELD ANNEXE) Also Grade II Listed (Ref No 403704)
Also see record for plan no 173
At the Same Location?
|Record||Distance (feet & meters)|
|New North Road: New Out Offices (Girls W.Cs) (1894) - plan# 2329||13ft||4m|
|New North Road: Alteration of privies to Six W.Cs, Urinals (1871) - plan# 173||19ft||6m|