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THE ALMSHOUSES

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.

Name: THE ALMSHOUSES

List entry Number: 1134630

Location

THE ALMSHOUSES, 5 AND 6, WILSHAW ROAD

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

County:

District: Kirklees

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Meltham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Jan-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 340894

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SE 10 NW WILSHAW ROAD (Wilshaw) 4/58 The Almshouses Nos. 5 & 6 II

G.V.

One of three handed pairs of almshouses. 1871 by John Kirk of Huddersfield, for Eleanor Hirst of Wilshaw, in memory of her daughter Mary. Hammer dressed stone. Pitched slate roof with gable copings and barge boards and tall stone stack to each gable. Two storeys. Central single storey stone porch with hipped slate roof with barge boards (replaced). Two open round arched entrances. To left and right, ground floor, is 2-light window with round arched lights with sashes, and hood mould. Single round arched sash to 1st floor which extends above eaves level, as dormer, with hipped slate roof. Lean- to extensions, of similar date, to each gable.

Listing NGR: SE1151909716

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National Grid Reference: SE 11519 09716

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