Greenhead Park: Bandstand in Greenhead Park


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Street:Greenhead Park
Property Name / Number:Bandstand in Greenhead Park
Area:Greenhead Park, HD1 4HS
Grid Reference:SE1361316889
Building Project:Bandstand in Greenhead Park
Applicant:Mr. Joseph Brearley
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Architect:no data
Architect Address:no data
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Contractor Address:no data
Work Commenced:no data
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Subsequent Alterations / History:Existing, Restored in 1994, Grade II Listed (29 September 1995)
English Heritage Listing:1250087 — listed on 29 September 1995 (old ID: 432322)
Location of Archives:no data
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:3986

Additional Information

Bandstand. 1884, restored c1994. Built by Mr Joseph Brearley. Ashlar and rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings and timber with Welsh slate roofs. Large octofoil base with chamfered plinth and low stone balustrade with curved handrail, linking 2 square stone piers topped with iron urns. Octagonal battered rock-faced plinth with 5 stone steps and ashlar coping, supports octagonal bandstand with 8 wooden columns supporting octagonal slate roof with cupola topped by iron weather vane. These columns have Japanese style openwork lattice with similar style brackets. The 3 south-west sides have glazing bar screens, over low wooden panel sides.

(Extract from English Heritage listed buildings service, record number 432322)


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