SISTER'S HOUSES

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1134607

Date first listed: 11-Jun-1980

Statutory Address: SISTER'S HOUSES, 50-54, LOWER LANE

Map

Ordnance survey map of SISTER'S HOUSES
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1134607 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 10-Dec-2018 at 06:11:05.

Location

Statutory Address: SISTER'S HOUSES, 50-54, LOWER LANE

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

District: Kirklees (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 20657 25185

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

SE 22 NW SPENBOROUGH MB LOWER LANE GOMERSAL 2/135 Nos. 50, 52 & 54 11.6.80 Sister's Houses

II

Terrace of houses, formerly girls boarding school. 1798, No. 52 mid C.19. Built for the Moravian Church. Red brick. Stone quoins. Stone slate roofs, No. 52 is taller with copings. Two storeys. Nos. 50 and 54 are each of 4 bays with sashes with keystones. Doorways have fanlight, architrave and small cornice. No. 52 is set back slightly, and has 3 bays of sashes with plaster lintels. The doorway has fanlight, architrave and small cornice.

In 1811 they became private houses and Miss Wooler, Charlotte Bronte's governess, lived in the middle house.

Listing NGR: SE2065725185

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 341042

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing