Boy and Barrel Inn, Beast Market, Huddersfield

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  • appears on maps: 1851 [#92], 1890 [#104]
  • location: Beast Market, Huddersfield
  • listed in: Baines (1822), Jubb's (1937)
  • status: still exists
  • category: public house, beerhouse, inn, etc.

Historic England Listing

  • Grade II
  • first listed 29 September 1978
  • listing entry number 1313795

BEASTMARKET (South Side). Boy and Barrel Inn. Early or mid C19. Ashlar. Pitched slate roof. Three storeys. Moulded eaves cornice and blocking course. Three ranges of sashes. "Boy and Barrel Inn" in good sans-cerif between 1st and 2nd floors. Overlifesize figure of Boy sitting astride Barrel on blocking course. Ground floor has late C19 wooden public house front, panelled to dado, glazed above (with some stained glass), and moulded wooden cornice about that. Hammer-dressed stone extension to north-east has canted corner with one range of tripartite sashes wrapped around it.

Licensees and Landlords

  • Joseph Gledhill (1939 Register)

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