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Numbers 3 to 11 (Esholt Old Hall) and Adjoining Barn

A Grade II* Listed Building in Baildon, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8574 / 53°51'26"N

Longitude: -1.7247 / 1°43'29"W

OS Eastings: 418202

OS Northings: 440170

OS Grid: SE182401

Mapcode National: GBR JRDT.DY

Mapcode Global: WHC93.G9XN

Entry Name: Numbers 3 to 11 (Esholt Old Hall) and Adjoining Barn

Listing Date: 4 September 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336274

Location: Bradford, BD17

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Baildon

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Guiseley St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(west side)

4.9.52 Nos 3 to 11 (odd)

(Esholt Old Hall)

- and adjoining barn
SE 1840 14/46


Irregular building consisting of 2-storeys part rebuilt by the Sherbourne family in
the late C16, and taller 2-storey and attic portion under one large gable built in
the mid C17 by the Calverley's. Some late C18 and early C19 alterations on sub-
division into tenements. The Hall is built of large blocks of coursed gritstone.
Stone slate roofs, saddlestones to gables. Circa 1800 hipped roof to Nos 3 to 7,
the 2-storey part. Five light and 4 light chamfered mullioned windows with drip
moulds to mid C17 gabled section and 4 centred arched doorway in chamfered surround.
The altered 2-storey part, dating back to C16 and earlier, retains some chamfered
mullioned 2, 3 and 4 light windows with drip moulds but circa 1800 square mullioned
ones as well. C18 gabled stone porch as entrance to No 3. The rear elevation of the
Hall has 2 large gables with kneelers and stone gutter spouts. Mullioned and
transomed windows as well as chamfered 3 and 4 light ones. Late C18 or early C19
barn built on to rear with full height segmental archway. See "Ambler" Old Halls and
Manor Houses of Yorkshire. Remains of timber frame to C16 part with stud
partitioning, and altered king post roof trusses. The surviving timber frame may
well incorporate part of the medieval hall on this site.

Listing NGR: SE1820240170

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