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Clay House Barn

A Grade II* Listed Building in Elland, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.6896 / 53°41'22"N

Longitude: -1.8534 / 1°51'12"W

OS Eastings: 409776

OS Northings: 421470

OS Grid: SE097214

Mapcode National: GBR HTHS.J3

Mapcode Global: WHC9T.HJMB

Entry Name: Clay House Barn

Listing Date: 15 November 1977

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133992

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338509

Location: Calderdale, HX4

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Greetland and Stainland

Built-Up Area: Elland

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Greetland and West Vale St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 097214 (north side)

1/85 Clay House Barn
G.V. II*

Large and magnificent C17 aisled barn. Hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof. Of 3
or 4 bays with aisle on north east side only with a very broad gable projection to
full height of the central aisle on the south west side. The south-western elevation
has large square headed barn entry with composite jambs. The wide gable breaks forward
from the main range and has low sweeping roof to sides. Centrally placed to ground
in this gable is doorway with depressed arch with 2-light chamfered mullioned window
to left. Above are 6 arch headed ventilators with spandrels arranged pyramidally in
3 tiers. The south east (end) elevation again has large gable with low walls and long
sweeping roof and archheaded ventilators. North east elevation has a break in the
aisle with square headed barn entry at arcade-plate position. Right hand return wall
of aisle has a doorway with 4 centred head and chamfered jambs.

Interior of post and truss construction with straight braces to arcade-plate and tie
beam. Queen-strut roof, not all original.

Listing NGR: SE0977621470

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

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