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Double Aisled Barn to North West of Kirklees Priory Gatehouse

A Grade I Listed Building in Brighouse, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.6953 / 53°41'42"N

Longitude: -1.7375 / 1°44'15"W

OS Eastings: 417427

OS Northings: 422122

OS Grid: SE174221

Mapcode National: GBR JT9Q.M2

Mapcode Global: WHC9W.8CVZ

Entry Name: Double Aisled Barn to North West of Kirklees Priory Gatehouse

Listing Date: 3 January 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133848

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338865

Location: Calderdale, HD6

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Brighouse

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hartsheadst Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 12 SE Home Farm Building No.1
Double-aisled barn to
3.1.67 north-west of Kirklees Priory

G. V. I

Long double-aisled barn with cross-wings built onto both ends. Barn, C15 timber
frame at present of 6 bays. One of the farm building of the Priory. It may
always have been stone walled, but has been re-built. Cross-wings c.1620 with
late C19 alteration to right hand to form Farmhouse. Hammer-dressed stone,
ashlar dressings, stone slate roof. Square headed barn entry, opposite entrance
covered by added gable porch, C17. king post trusses with tall king
post, arched braces to post and arcade plate. High collar indicates a hip at
southern end. External wall of eastern aisle refaced in C19. Gabled wing to 1
right hand end was originally dovecote. Built on to eastern end of barn is a 2½
storey range providing stabling on the ground floor, hay loft on 1st floor with
accommodation on 2nd floor, dated 1620 on hoodmould label stop. Coped gable
with kneelers, quoins. Hoodmould continues over ground floor windows. Doorway
with composite jambs and Tudor arched lintel with spandrels. Chamfered
mullioned window of 5 lights, mullions close together. Over is pitching hole
with composite jambs and 4 centred arch with 2-light attic window. Return wall
has long 3 bay range with mullioned windows closely set of 5 and 6 lights to 1st
2 floors. Top floor has two 2-light wider set mullions probably glazed
originally for stable boys accommodation. West gable has mullioned windows of 5
lights to first 2 floors and 6 lights to top floor.

Listing NGR: SE1742722122

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

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