Deposited Plan No. 700

Westgate: New Arcade (Byram Arcade)


Deposited Plan Number:700
Date:12 December 1878
Plans Register:1869-1886
Property Name / Number:Byram Arcade
Area:Town Centre
Grid Reference:SE 1442 1676
Building Project:New Arcade (Byram Arcade)
Type:Commercial & retail - new build
Applicant:Sir J.W. Ramsden
Applicant Address:Huddersfield
Architect:W.H. Crossland
Architect Address:No 4, Regent Street
Status of Project:
Approved subject to proper means of ventilation being provided for WCs and urinals + to a set of tracings of all the plans submitted being finished
Contractor:no data
Contractor Address:no data
Work Commenced:no data
Work Completed:no data
Occupants:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:Existing, Byram arcade now grade II listed
English Heritage Listing:1224912
Location of Archives:Kirklees West Yorkshire Archives
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:702

Additional Information

Plans deposited (9 sheets):

  1. Section & Elevation A-B transverse.
  2. Section & Elevation C-D longitudinal (Byram Court).
  3. Basement Plan - includes storage spaces + large refreshment room shows pay desk as well as gas & water mains.
  4. Attic Floor Plan (front of building to Westgate) - Offices.
  5. Third Floor Plan - Offices at front of building (to Westgate) warehouses behind.
  6. Second Floor Plan - offices around upper part of arcade - with warehouses to rear.
  7. First floor plan - Offices all around arcade.
  8. Front Elevation (Westgate) - shows more decoration on stepped gables than on the existing building (Gothic tracery) (initialled "J & R" plates on chimneys)
  9. Ground Plan - Shops around arcade.

Approximate Location

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The red marker indicates the approximate location of this record. Green and yellow dots are locations of other geotagged records, where yellow means the building was subsequently demolished.

What's Nearby?

The following records are located within 100 meters:
RecordDistance (feet & meters)
Westgate: The Byram Arcade 10 - 18 (1880)33ft10m
Station Street: No 1 - 783ft25m
Westgate: Ramsden Estate Offices (& adjoining buildings) (1870) - plan# 142108ft33m
John William Street: No 11 - 15125ft38m
John William Street: No 1 - 9125ft38m
Westgate: Westgate House (1923)130ft40m
Station Street: No 9 - 13131ft40m
Station Street: Station Street Buildings 12159ft48m
Westgate / New Street: West Yorkshire Bank Building (1912)185ft56m
John William Street: No 17 - 37194ft59m
Market Street: No 1 and 3 (1913)196ft60m
Chancery Lane: No 5 - 9196ft60m
Railway Street: Ramsden Estate Office (1871) 197ft60m
Brooks Yard: No 4214ft65m
Market Place: No 4 and 6216ft66m
Station Street: No 15224ft68m
Brooks Yard: No 2229ft70m
Brooks Yard: Premises of F McShane Limited237ft72m
Railway Street: No 2 - 6242ft74m
Market Street: No 5 and 7245ft75m
Westgate: No 28 - 32246ft75m
Market Place: Jubilee Memorial Fountain (1887) - plan# 1701264ft80m
Market Street: No 9282ft86m
Railway Street: No 13 - 21283ft86m
Chancery Lane: No 14283ft86m
St. George's Square: Britannia Buildings (1856) 288ft88m
St. George's Square: No 7293ft89m
New Street: New Bank Buildings (1870) - plan# 123293ft89m
Chancery Lane: No 13309ft94m
Market Place: Market Cross (1671)315ft96m
John William Street: No 22-34322ft98m