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Lower Birkhouse Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hipperholme and Lightcliffe, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7195 / 53°43'10"N

Longitude: -1.7688 / 1°46'7"W

OS Eastings: 415353

OS Northings: 424812

OS Grid: SE153248

Mapcode National: GBR JT2F.VD

Mapcode Global: WHC9N.SRWY

Entry Name: Lower Birkhouse Cottage

Listing Date: 2 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338771

Location: Calderdale, HD6

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Hipperholme and Lightcliffe

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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 SE,

BIRKHOUSE ROAD (north side),
Lower Birkhouse Cottage



C17 2-storey single cell house and late C18 single-storey cottage now in one
occupation. Large hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof. C17 house has coped
gable with kneelers and remains of 2-light double-chamfered mullioned windows
with hoodmould with straight return (the sill and mullion removed) to each floor
directly over each other. The north-east elevation has double-chamfered
mullioned window of six lights to each floor with hoodmould with straight return
three mullions removed from 1st floor window); south front has 2-light C19 flat-faced mullioned window. Attached at right angles is C18 wing, possibly
connected with textile manufacture. This has long window in gable (all mullions
removed). Two stacks to each.

Listing NGR: SE1535324812

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

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