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House to North West of Friths Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Todmorden, Calderdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7067 / 53°42'24"N

Longitude: -2.1148 / 2°6'53"W

OS Eastings: 392518

OS Northings: 423372

OS Grid: SD925233

Mapcode National: GBR FTNK.YZ

Mapcode Global: WHB8K.H355

Entry Name: House to North West of Friths Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338992

Location: Todmorden, Calderdale, OL14

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Todmorden

Built-Up Area: Todmorden

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Todmorden St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 92SW TODMORDEN (former M.B.) BACUP ROAD (OFF)
(north side)

5/13 House to North West of
Friths Farmhouse

G.V. II

House. (unoccupied). Early C17 2-cell house with added single-storey cell C19.
Hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof. 1½ storeys. West front, has to 1st
cell quoins, chamfered mullioned window of 3 lights (lacking a mullion) with
small light over with chamfered surround. 2nd cell larger than 1st has double
chamfered mullioned window of 4 lights (blocked, lacking 2 mullions), with
2-light window over (blocked) and 2-light double chamfered mullioned fire-
window. Left hand return wall has 2-light chamfered window with arched heads on
ground. Timbers built into wall may indicate earlier building. East front
reads: quoins, original door entry with heavy lintel and composite jambs with
'wuzzing stick' holes, (now blocked) doorway broken in with pitching hole over.
Semi-circular arched light with original 2-light chamfered mullioned window with
arched one piece lintel, with sunken spandrels. Over is single light opposite
one on west front.
Interior reveals original plan formed baffle entry against heck with post on
stylobat still surviving. Spine beams rest on renewed bressumer; this former
housebody now forms a stable. Stone stairs in the northern room which has
fireplace with stone shelf (early C19). Spine beams are re-used timbers with
½ lap joints. No stacks to ridge.


Listing NGR: SD9251823372

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

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