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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: WHITE SWAN HOTEL

List entry Number: 1258062

Location

WHITE SWAN HOTEL, PRINCESS STREET

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: 31-Jul-1963

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 437337

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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

PRINCESS STREET 1. 1164 (West Side) 31.7.63. White Swan Hotel SE 0925 SW 14/262 31.7.63. II* GV 2. 1858. Possibly by Smith and Parnell. Distinguished classical building, Stone with considerable enrichment. 4 storeys. 7 windows. Round arched entrance with order of engaged Doric columns and carved decoration. Pedimented 1st floor windows with carving especially to centre, also to frieze between top floor windows. Large-rich crowning cornice with brackets. Altered interior but stair retains decorative iron balustrade (partly encased). Main room on 1st floor of interest.

No 1 (with south extension of White Swan Hotel) White Swan Hotel and Princess Buildings together with all the listed buildings in Crossley Street, No 2 Wade Street and No 12, Nos 18 to 22 (even), Nos 17 to 33 (odd) Northgate and No 2 Crown Street form an important group.

Listing NGR: SE0929325268

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National Grid Reference: SE 09293 25268

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