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Church Farmhouse with Church and Sunday School

A Grade II Listed Building in Keighley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8545 / 53°51'16"N

Longitude: -1.9703 / 1°58'13"W

OS Eastings: 402049

OS Northings: 439812

OS Grid: SE020398

Mapcode National: GBR GRPW.70

Mapcode Global: WHB7V.PCYW

Entry Name: Church Farmhouse with Church and Sunday School

Listing Date: 23 February 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338163

Location: Keighley, Bradford, BD22

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Keighley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Oakworth Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 0239 and SE 0339

KEIGHLEY, Newsholme,
GILL LANE (west side),
Church Farmhouse with Church and Sunday School



Large house, now house, church and Sunday school. Dated 'RH: SH, 1670', part con-
verted to church and Sunday school 1844. Dressed stone, stone slate roofs. 2
storeys. House, on right: 5 lst-floor windows, gable entry. Chamfered plinth.
Round-headed-light double-chamfered windows, on ground floor of 3,4,3 and 3 lights,
on 1st floor of 3,3,3,2 and one light. Dripmould, continued across chapel and
round right gable. Ashlar coping and central stack with tabling to right.
Similar stack to ridge. Chapel on left is taller with 4 1st floor windows.
Chamfered quoined doorway to left and 2 3-light windows, as house, to ground floor
with 4 transomed windows above of 2,2,3 and 3 lights. Ashlar coping. Bellcote to
left gable. Right return: entrance in base of stack which acts as porch with a
chamfered quoined doorway with decorated lintel and datestone above. Within porch
are benches and inner, nail-studded board door in chamfered quoined surround. To
left of stack are a 2-light and 1-light window with same above and in gable, where
blind. To right of stack range breaks forward and has to its return wall, drip-
moulds, one- and 2-light windows to ground floor, a 3-light window to 1st-floor
and 2-blind one-light windows above. Rear: double-chamfered mullion windows,
some mullions removed. Chapel has 2 cross-windows. Interior: housebody has
basket-arched fireplace with voussoirs, massive, chamfered, beams and joists,
arid chamfered stone doorways.

Listing NGR: SE0204939812

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

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