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32-40, Station Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Batley East, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7097 / 53°42'34"N

Longitude: -1.6243 / 1°37'27"W

OS Eastings: 424895

OS Northings: 423763

OS Grid: SE248237

Mapcode National: GBR KT3J.4X

Mapcode Global: WHC9Y.00SW

Entry Name: 32-40, Station Road

Listing Date: 23 April 1982

Last Amended: 7 December 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 340965

Location: Kirklees, WF17

County: Kirklees

Metropolitan District Ward: Batley East

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Batley St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-

SE 22 SW BATLEY MB STATION ROAD
BATLEY
4/59 (west side)

23.4.82 Nos. 32, 34 & 40

GV II

The address shall be amended to read:-

SE 22 SW BATLEY MB STATION ROAD
BATLEY
4/59 (west side)

23.4.82 Nos. 32, 34 36, 38 & 40

GV II

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SE 22 SW BATLEY MB STATION ROAD (west side)
BATLEY
4/59
23.4.82 Nos. 32, 34 & 40

G.V. II


Warehouses in Italian Gothic style. Circa 1870. Ashlar. Hipped
slate roof. 3 storeys. No. 40 is of 10 bays, 6 of which curve
round corner. No. 32 of 3 bays. Doorway only remains of No. 34.
Framed and separated by massive, nook shafted piers whose heavy
foliated capitals support heavy consoled cornice with blocking course
with dies over piers. Cambered heads to ground floor windows.
Round arched heads to 1st and 2nd floor windows, all with gothic
hood mould and alternately coloured voussoirs. Large sculptured
roundels on piers on ground floor level and in tympana of ground
floor windows, one with squirrel, others with flowers and foliage.
Between 2nd floor windows are angled shafts ending in grotesque
beasts. Panelled doors with flat lintel and lobed relieving arch
over.

Across the front of the buildings are 11 squat piers with segmental
pedimented heads, with some Gothic ironwork surviving.

At the time of survey roof to No. 40 was missing.


Listing NGR: SE2489523763

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