St. George's Square: No 12 - 20 Warehouse

Details

Deposited Plan Number:no data
Date:Mid 19th Century
Plans Register:no data
Street:St. George's Square
Property Name / Number:12 - 20 (even)
Area:Town Centre, HD1 1LG
District:kirklees
Town:Huddersfield
Grid Reference:SE1432316790
Building Project:No 12 - 20 Warehouse
Type:Commercial
Applicant:no data
Applicant Address:no data
Architect:Sir William Tite
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:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:Existing, Grade II* Listed (11 February 1977)
English Heritage Listing:1232139 — listed on 11 February 1977 (old ID: 407018)
Location of Archives:no data
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:3911

Additional Information

Mid C19. A single composition with Nos 8 and 10 Railway Street, which is, in toto, as follows. Ashlar. Hipped slate roof. 4 storeys and basement. Deeply moulded modillion eaves cornice. Continuous moulded sill bands to 2nd and 3rd floors. Plain band above ground floor. Continuous moulded impost band to ground floor windows, below which ground floor is horizontally rusticated. Moulded plinth. Vermiculated and rusticated quoins. 12 ranges of sashes. Ground floor windows round-arched with vermiculated keystones. 1st floor windows have moulded surrounds, gadrooned keystones, frames with pulvinated friezes and triangular pediments, and balustrades on consoles with vase-shaped balusters. Above pediments 2 triglyph-like consoles link them to the cills of the 2nd floor windows: these have moulded surrounds and cornices. 3rd floor windows are separated by sunk and moulded panels, have plain pilasters and brackets to cornices. Cast iron railings to areas, with baluster finials. St George's Street elevation is a simplified version of the former, with 12 window ranges, one of which is blind.

[Extract from the Historic England web site, list entry number 1232139]

Architect Sir William Tite, Architectural advisor to the Ramsden Estate.

Location

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What's Nearby?

The following records are located within 100 meters:
RecordDistance (feet & meters)
St. George's Square: No 1 and 360ft18m
Westgate: No 34 - 4299ft30m
Railway Street: No 2 - 6119ft36m
Westgate: No 28 - 32133ft40m
Westgate & St. George's Street: Alteration of Shop Front (Inc. addition of new large windows) (1881) - plan# 1014170ft52m
Railway Street: Ramsden Estate Office (1871) 189ft58m
Westgate: Ramsden Estate Offices (& adjoining buildings) (1870) - plan# 142231ft70m
Goods Yard, off New North Parade: Warehouse (1878) 243ft74m
Railway Street: No 13 - 21244ft75m
Station Street: No 15246ft75m
Station Street: No 9 - 13249ft76m
Station Street: No 1 - 7249ft76m
St. George's Square: No 7272ft83m
Market Street: No 1 and 3 (1913)274ft83m
Half Moon Street / Upperhead Row: No 2 - 6 (Warehouse) (1870) - plan# 99301ft92m

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