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53 and 55, Gilstead Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Bingley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8476 / 53°50'51"N

Longitude: -1.819 / 1°49'8"W

OS Eastings: 412007

OS Northings: 439060

OS Grid: SE120390

Mapcode National: GBR HRQY.ZG

Mapcode Global: WHC92.1K35

Plus Code: 9C5WR5XJ+3C

Entry Name: 53 and 55, Gilstead Lane

Listing Date: 18 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133389

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337926

Location: Bingley, Bradford, BD16

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Bingley

Built-Up Area: Bingley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bingley Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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6/68 No 53 and No 55


House, now in 2 occupations. Mid-late C17. Large dressed stone,
stone slate roof. 2 storeys. 3-cell, lobby-entry plan with single-
storey outshut or aisle to rear. Four 1st-floor windows. All are
double-chamfered mullioned windows. Those to 1st floor have almost
square reveals. Most mullions missing, those that survive have
cavetto moulding. 3-light window with same above; altered to 2 lights;
5-light with 3-light (now 2-light) above; doorway with composite jambs
with chamfered surround, 3-light window above; inserted doorway in
former 2-light window; basket-arched doorway with broad chamfered
surround. Above, to left, is projecting rainwater-spout; to right,
former taking-in-door with chamfered surround. Coped gable to right,
with kneelers. 3 ridge stacks. Rear has 5 small 2-light windows and
doorway with chamfered surround.

Interior: housebody has carved stone heck-post with with engaged column
and ogee stops; spine beams have broad chamfered ogee stops. Timbered
arcade to aisle with straight braces from posts on pads tones to arcade-
plate. Chambers have oak raised-and-fielded panelled doors and window
seats. Set in outshut is cellar and spiral stone staircase to left of
fireplace (now blocked off).

Listing NGR: SE1200739060

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