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- appears on maps: 1905 [#39], 1905 [#39]
- location on map: off Halifax Road, Marsh
- status: still exists
- category: private house
Historic England Listing
- Grade II
- first listed 29-Sep-1978
- listing entry number 1134220
HALIFAX ROAD 1. 5113 (South Side) Edgerton No 7 (Cote Royd) SE 1217 27/617 II GV 2. 1874. Built for Wright Mellor, 1st Mayor of Huddersfield, and then 1st Alderman. Rock-faced stone. Ashlar dressings. Pitched fishscale slate roof. Coped gables on cut kneelers. Ball finials. 2 storeys and attics. Front has 3 ranges of chamfered mullioned sashes with hoodmoulds (2-light on 1st floor, 3-light on ground floor), of which south one is gabled and has 2-light pointed arched window with bar tracery and hoodmould in gable end. Ground floor at north end breaks forward and is crowned by foliate frieze and parapet, both of which are continued round porch. Moulded 2-centred arch to porch with hoodmould and figurative label stops. 2 steps up, with pointed arched parapet, ending in octagonal piers with shallow caps. Garden front has 2 large gables, each with 2-light window with bar tracery and hoodmoulds, and one small one between. East bay has one storey semi-circular bay with foliage cornice and parapet ornamented with blind quatrefoils. Centre bay has canted 1st floor window with hipped stone roof. West bay has 2-storey canted bay with crenellated parapet, and some of blind tracery between storeys. Another 1st floor oriel to rear, with crenellated parapet.