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Ashday Hall and Attached Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Town, Calderdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7047 / 53°42'16"N

Longitude: -1.8196 / 1°49'10"W

OS Eastings: 412008

OS Northings: 423155

OS Grid: SE120231

Mapcode National: GBR HTQL.VP

Mapcode Global: WHC9V.04TR

Entry Name: Ashday Hall and Attached Buildings

Listing Date: 2 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338764

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 ASHDAY LANE
SE 12 SW
3/2 Ashday Hall and attached
buildings

II

House. Rear dated 1738; fabric of this date may also survive to front otherwise
altered early to mid. C19. Hammer-dressed stone, ashlar dressings, stone slate
roof. Double pile on plan with 2-span roof. 3 bay symmetrical 2 storey facade.
Doorway with architrave, pulvinated frieze and cornice, of which the blocking
course forms the apron of the window above, sashed with plain stone surround.
This feature may survive from 1738. To either side full height semi-circular
bays with triple windows curved continuously including the sashes which have
glazing bars. Between the storeys are raised and fielded panels. A cornice
runs across the whole facade but chamfered rusticated quoins only at right side.
2 stacks to original gables, but roof now hipped to left over additional bay
with Venetian window lowered to door with 2-light sashed window over. Later C19
bay further to left to which is attached carriage arch and long stable range at
right angles. Tall round headed carriage entry. 2 storey range with recessed
stone staircase has 4-light flat faced mullioned windows, probably tack rooms
and accommodation.

Rear of 4 bays has band and giant pilaster strips with cornice. Stone Tuscan
pilaster doorcase with 1738 carved into the frieze. Over this is a window with
moulded architrave, keystone and sill. The 2 bays to right of door have
undisturbed sash windows with plain stone surrounds, but the 1st bay has
coupled sash windows probably of C19.


Listing NGR: SE1200823155

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