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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.

Name: WAINHOUSE TOWER

List entry Number: 1133900

Location

WAINHOUSE TOWER, GAINEST

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

County District District Type Parish
CalderdaleMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 03-Nov-1954

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 338694

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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

GAINEST 1. 1164 Wainhouse Tower SE 02 SE 7/148 3.11.54. II% 2. 1871-75. BY I Booth completed by R S Dugdale. Belvedere tower built for J E Wainhouse to serve also as a chimney for his nearby dyeworks. Vevy/ tall, octagonal, stone structure on square base. Elaborate top with bracketted gallery and lantern in 2 stages the upper one open with ogee cap, Included as a curiosity and very prominent landmark.

Listing NGR: SE0781023999

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National Grid Reference: SE 07810 23999

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