84 Fitzwilliam Street

Date:
24 Aug 2000
Location:
84 Fitzwilliam Street, Huddersfield, Kirklees, West Yorkshire, HD1 5BB
Reference:
IOE01/02244/21
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

FITZWILLIAM STREET 1.

5113 (North Side) No 84 SE 1417 28/534 II Gi 2.

Mid C19. Ashlar. Hipped slate roof. 4 storeys. Paired brackets to eaves cornice. Balustrade above end bays. Moulded cornice. 13 ranges of sashes with moulded voussoirs and imposts, segment-headed on 1st floor, round-arched on 3rd floor. East 2 ranges are paired and break forward slightly. Centre breaks forward, and above it is a tower with square dome and tall finial: pilasters, flanking consoles and moulded cornice: 2 round-arched sashes per side, with moulded imposts and voussoirs. Carriage entrance at east end with spur stones, and doors with 12 moulded panels. Central portal taken on 2 granite columns with foliage capitals: dies in front of these with fluted cast iron columns with gadrooned tops and ball finials. Very elaborate cast iron work all over, viz; window boxes on 1st floor, and underneath sills on 3rd floor; simpler window boxes on 3rd floor, and continuous rail along cornice over 1st floor.

Ground floor becomes basement at west end: cast iron railings with fleur-de-lys finials.

Listing NGR: SE1427017112

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1985 IOE Records taken by Stanley Sykes; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Stanley Sykes. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Sykes, Stanley

Rights Holder: Sykes, Stanley

Keywords

Ashlar, Cast Iron, Slate, Georgian House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Railings, Barrier

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