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Law Farmhouse and Attached Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Town, Calderdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7144 / 53°42'51"N

Longitude: -1.8329 / 1°49'58"W

OS Eastings: 411128

OS Northings: 424234

OS Grid: SE111242

Mapcode National: GBR HTMH.Z7

Mapcode Global: WHC9M.TWDV

Entry Name: Law Farmhouse and Attached Barn

Listing Date: 3 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133811

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338876

Location: Calderdale, HX3

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Town

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Southowram St Anne-in-the-Grove

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

BRIGHOUSE LAW LANE
SE 12 SW
3/137 No. 37
(Law Farmhouse and attached
barn)
3.1.67 (formerly listed under
Southowram)

II

House, possibly 1618 (date in render over entrance). Hammer-dressed stone,
rendered to front, stone slate roof. 2-storey south front of 4 rooms with
principal doorway centrally placed to left of central ridge stack. This
originally led to a cross passage. All windows are double chamfered mullioned,
of 4, 6 transom window of 12 (now lacking transom) and 4 lights. Over are flat
faced mullion windows mainly of 4 lights. Right hand return wall has extruded
stack, to supposed parlour. Built over single storey aisle to rear is 2-storey
early C18 gabled wing, with flat faced mullioned windows with double frames and
square reveals, of 4 lights to ground floor and 3 lights to 1st floor. Quoins,
coped gable and kneelers. Interior said to have evidence for firehood
bressumer. Housebody has ovolo moulded spine beams and to east e evidence of
former timbered wall with closing truss of 'A' strut king post type. Attached
barn of single aisle construction with square headed cart entry set in portal at
arcade. Of C17 appearance Wyn Westerdale, Law,
Southowram (Report for Manchester University - unpublished).


Listing NGR: SE1112824234

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