History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Royd

A Grade II Listed Building in Sowerby Bridge, Calderdale

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7058 / 53°42'20"N

Longitude: -1.9407 / 1°56'26"W

OS Eastings: 404014

OS Northings: 423263

OS Grid: SE040232

Mapcode National: GBR GTWL.N9

Mapcode Global: WHB8N.534X

Entry Name: The Royd

Listing Date: 15 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116447

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339409

Location: Calderdale, HX6

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Ryburn

Built-Up Area: Sowerby Bridge

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sowerby St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Find accommodation in
Sowerby Bridge

Listing Text

SOWERBY BRIDGE TOWN GATE
SE 0423 & SE 0523
(north side), Sowerby
12/277
Nos 40 and 42 (The Royd)
15.11.66
- II
House, now 2 dwellings. Dated "SL 1632 IL", altered and subdivided C19. Rubble
brought to course, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Quoins on left and
formerly on right (truncated by addition of No 44). A doorway to right of each
bay; that to right bay (No 42) having chamfered, quoined surround and basket-
arched lintel with dated panels; that to left bay (No 40) with plain stone sur-
round. A double-chamfered mullion window to left of each door, of 4 (now 2)
lights to bay 1, of 6 (now 3) lights to bay 2. Continuous dripmould with decora-
tive circular stops. Two 2-light flat-faced mullion windows above. Plain gutter
brackets. End stacks. Rear: in centre a plain-stone surround doorway to right of a 4- (now 2-) light double-chamfered mullion window. On right, 2 single-light
windows, one formerly a 2-light double-chamfered mullion window. lst floor: 2
double-chamfered mullion windows, now of 2 lights. Interior: chamfered spine
beams, those in right bay (No 42) spliced, indicating former bressummer. Also in
this bay, at rear, a beam with continuous mortice in soffit indicating former
timber partition. Flat-arched stone fireplace in left bay (No 40). Queen-post
roof trusses with angle struts.


Listing NGR: SE0401423263

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.