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Halifax heritage task for Graham

29 Oct 14 Calderdale Council has appointed Graham Construction to renovate Halifax’s historic Piece Hall, a Grade I listed 18th century building.

Artist's impression of the new Central Library
Artist's impression of the new Central Library

The £9.25m project to provide a new library and heritage centre in the town centre includes a new east extension and a redesigned courtyard (pictured below).

The Piece Hall and the new Central Library & Archive are scheduled to open in spring 2016.

Graham Construction regional director Gary Hughes said: “The Piece Hall is a historic and much-loved building which is part of the fabric of Halifax. The refurbishment will therefore be extremely sensitive to its heritage.”

The project is being funded by Calderdale Council and a £7m grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.  

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