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Lower Lime House

A Grade II Listed Building in Northowram and Shelf, Bradford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7493 / 53°44'57"N

Longitude: -1.8537 / 1°51'13"W

OS Eastings: 409742

OS Northings: 428107

OS Grid: SE097281

Mapcode National: GBR HTH2.GQ

Mapcode Global: WHC9M.H1H2

Entry Name: Lower Lime House

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133591

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337417

Location: Bradford, HX3

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Northowram and Shelf

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

SE02NE QUEENSBURY SIMM CARR LANE, Off
Shibden Dale

6/43 Lower Lime House


II

House. C17. Rendered walls. Stone slate roof. Two storeys.
Three-room plan with through passage between centre and right
rooms. Added 2-storey wing to rear of centre room, and outshut
extension to rear of left room. Original doorway into passage,
now part blocked. To right ground floor, one 2-light and one
3-light window, and to 1st floor, one 4-light and one 3-light
window. To left one 6-light window to each floor and to left
of these, a later doorway in stone, gabled porch. To far left,
a 6-light window to ground floor and 5-light window to 1st floor.
All windows double-chamfered and a few mullions have been removed.
Chamfered gable copings with ball finials on moulded kneelers.
Gable stacks and one to left of passage. Rear: The doorway at the
rear of the passage is C19. Several altered double-chamfered
windows to rear wing. Left gable: Round-arched fire window to
1st floor.

Interior: Stop-chamfered beams and joists in all 3 rooms. Cross-
beams form the passage and the one on the right side is grooved
possibly for partition. Good fireplace with moulded surround and
Tudor arch with sunken spandrels, to centre room. Rough-hewn arched
fireplace at back of rear wing. Small arched fireplace in lst-floor
room to left. The outshut extension is vaulted. King-post trusses
to roof, one having diagonal studding.


Listing NGR: SE0974228107

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

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