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Folly Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Queensbury, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.7593 / 53°45'33"N

Longitude: -1.8612 / 1°51'40"W

OS Eastings: 409249

OS Northings: 429220

OS Grid: SE092292

Mapcode National: GBR HSFZ.V4

Mapcode Global: WHC9F.CRYY

Entry Name: Folly Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133583

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337397

Location: Bradford, BD13

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Queensbury

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Queensbury Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(west side, off)
Ambler Thorn

6/23 Folly Hall


Farmhouse, possibly only a fragment. C17 much altered in the C19.
Thinly-coursed rubble. Stone slate roof. Two storeys. Through-
passage plan. Quoins. Entrance to right with chamfered surround,
Tudor arch and hoodmould. Double-chamfered windows include: ground
floor, left, 14-light window with transom removed and only 2 mullions
remaining. Hoodmould and square diagonally-set stops. First floor
left, one 5-light window with all mullions removed. First floor right,
one 6-light window with transom and both mullions removed. Stone
gutter brackets. Gable coping on cut kneelers to right. Gable stacks
to left. Rear elevation: Entrance to left with cambered head and
chamfered surround. To right is a C19 outshut addition. Later
buttressing to left gable where former barn was removed.

Interior: Two stop-chamfered beams and stop-chamfered joists in main
room (some joists replaced). One beam is grooved for partition.
Oak stiles and head of early door from passage into main room. Some
early re-used purlins in roof.

Listing NGR: SE0924929220

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

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