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Block Alongside Firth Street at Commercial Mills

A Grade II Listed Building in Huddersfield, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6403 / 53°38'24"N

Longitude: -1.7794 / 1°46'45"W

OS Eastings: 414684

OS Northings: 415994

OS Grid: SE146159

Mapcode National: GBR JV0B.KS

Mapcode Global: WHCB1.MRWP

Entry Name: Block Alongside Firth Street at Commercial Mills

Listing Date: 29 September 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339844

Location: Kirklees, HD1

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Newsome

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Huddersfield St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

FIRTH STREET
1.
5113
(North Side)
Block alongside
Firth Street at
Commercial Hills
SE 1416 SE 4/516
SE 1415 39/516
II
2.
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.


Listing NGR: SE1468415993

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