Deposited Plan No. 751

New North Road: Additions to House - new wing, stable, coach house and coachman's house and outbuildings.


Deposited Plan Number:751
Date:10 July 1879
Plans Register:1869-1886
Street:New North Road
Property Name / Number:Number 1 Spring Bank
Area:no data
District:Central Ward
Grid Reference:no data
Building Project:Additions to House - new wing, stable, coach house and coachman's house and outbuildings.
Type:Residential - additions & alterations
Applicant:Godfrey Drake & Sons
Applicant Address:no data
Architect:John Kirk & Sons
Architect Address:John William Street, Huddersfield & Dewsbury
Status of Project:
Contractor:no data
Contractor Address:no data
Work Commenced:no data
Work Completed:no data
Occupants:Mr. James Drake
Subsequent Alterations / History:no data
English Heritage Listing:no data
Location of Archives:Kirklees West Yorkshire Archives
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:753

Additional Information

The plans show a pair of semi-detached villas, numbers 1 & 2 Spring Bank, New North Road. To the rear of number 1, the architect has designed a new wing to incorporate a Dining Room with a bay window, a guest lavatory, and a reat porch. With the new wing the ground floor accommodation comprises ; Kitchen, Morning Room, Hall, Drawing Room, Butler's Pantry, Dining Room, W.C. Above the new Dining Room is a large bedroom.

The new building at the reat of the back garden provides a coachman's cottage with two bedrooms on the chamber floor, and a living room and parlour on the ground floor. A separate Stable and Coach House building ha simple 'Gothic' details and iron finials on the roof and dormer.