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Bottom Hall Farmhouse and Attached Bottom Hall Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hipperholme and Lightcliffe, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7274 / 53°43'38"N

Longitude: -1.7881 / 1°47'17"W

OS Eastings: 414075

OS Northings: 425690

OS Grid: SE140256

Mapcode National: GBR HTYB.NK

Mapcode Global: WHC9N.HKQV

Entry Name: Bottom Hall Farmhouse and Attached Bottom Hall Cottage

Listing Date: 2 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133825

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338910

Location: Calderdale, HX3

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Hipperholme and Lightcliffe

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Lightcliffe St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 12 NW
1/172 Bottom Hall Farmhouse and
attached Bottom Hall Cottage


House in 2 occupations. House with single aisle probably of late C17. Attached
to left hand is a pair of late C18 cottages in hammer-dressed stone, earlier
building rendered but with some ashlar quoins visible to rear, stone slate roof.
2-storey cottages have paired doorways with monolithic jambs with 3-light flat
faced mullioned window to either side. 1st floor has two 2-light and one 3-
light window. Gutter brackets widely spaced. Stack to each gable. At a lower
ridge level is earlier building which has entirely modern doorways and windows,
low sweeping roof has one stack to ridge. Rear preserves slightly recessed flat
faced mullioned windows of 4 lights to each floor and of 2 lights to 1st floor
of cottage which has single storey lean-to extension. Was used as the Township
Workhouse until the Poor-Law Act of 1834. G. Hepworth, Brighouse, its scenery
and antiquities, (Halifax 1885) p.20. D. Nortcliffe, Buildings of Brighouse,
(Brighouse 1978), p. 14.

Listing NGR: SE1407525690

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