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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1133969



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Calderdale

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Jun-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 338558

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ELLAND STATION ROAD SE 089197 (south side) 6/134 Holywell House


Mansion House, now nursing home, c.1860. For the Shaw family (mill owners). Ashlar front, slate roof. 9-bay symmetrical front which breaks forward in the 2nd and 8th bay and again in the central 5 bays. 2 storeys. The central 5 bays are richly treated with deep set round headed windows on both storeys; those to ground floor which has doors to left and right have colonnettes. To central window first floor (now blocked) there is a balcony on consoles. Heavy consoled cornice carrying parapet, and plainer attic storey to central 3 bays. 2nd and 8th bays each have a two storeyed canted bay window and a plainer cornice. This carries over the outermost bays which have, flat headed windows, those to ground floor with cornices on consoles. Four heavily moulded chimneys symmetrically placed. Some casements but most first floor windows sashed. Rear elevation has central feature with elaborate first floor Venetian window, the jambs formed of coupled pilasters.

Listing NGR: SE0891219759

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National Grid Reference: SE 08912 19759


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