Firth Street: Commercial Mills Front Block (to Firth Street)

Details

Deposited Plan Number:no data
Date:1864
Plans Register:no data
Street:Firth Street
Property Name / Number:Commercial Mills
Area:no data
District:Kirklees
Town:Huddersfield
Grid Reference:SE1468415993
Building Project:Commercial Mills Front Block (to Firth Street)
Type:Industrial
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:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:Existing, Grade II Listed (29 September 1978)
English Heritage Listing:1313841 — listed on 29 September 1978 (old ID: 339844)
Location of Archives:no data
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:4027

Additional Information

1864. Hammer-dressed stone. Pitched slate roof. Coped gables. 3 storeys. Stone brackets to gutter. 38 ranges of industrial windows with glazing bars on road side. Tower of 2 taller storeys in middle. 4 ranges to Commercial Street, with 2 oculi in gable ends. Ground floor windows round-arched, with vermiculated voussoirs and continuous moulded impost band. Tower has hipped roof with moulded and bracketed cornice. Round-arched entrance, hollow chamfered surrounds, jambs and voussoirs alternately vermiculated and ashlar: spur stones. Frieze and moulded cornice with pediment-shaped blocking course above ground floor, inscribed "Commercial Mills" and "1864". 1st floor has 2 segment-headed sashes, set in segment-headed panel with rusticated voussoirs, each alternate one vermiculated.

[Extract from the Historic England web site, list entry number 1313841]

Location

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What's Nearby?

The following records are located within 100 meters:
RecordDistance (feet & meters)
Firth Street: Commercial Mills Back Block (to Canal) (1861)157ft48m