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Brow Top Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Keighley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8308 / 53°49'50"N

Longitude: -1.9404 / 1°56'25"W

OS Eastings: 404022

OS Northings: 437172

OS Grid: SE040371

Mapcode National: GBR GSW4.QH

Mapcode Global: WHB7W.5Z83

Plus Code: 9C5WR3J5+8V

Entry Name: Brow Top Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134121

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338115

Location: Haworth, Cross Roads and Stanbury, Bradford, BD22

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Haworth, Cross Roads and Stanbury

Built-Up Area: Haworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cross Roads-cum-Lees St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 03 NW Haworth
Brow Top Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Dated 'MGP 1699', much altered and extended late C18 and C19. For
Michael and Grace Pighills (Pickles). Coursed dressed millstone grit. Stone
slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays. North elevation: Quoins. Late C18-early C19
conversion to cottages evidenced by 3 doorways and 2- and 4-light flat-faced
mullion windows, all with flush stone surrounds. Other later windows. Shaped
kneelers. Ashlar coping. South elevation: the 3 central bays comprise part of
the original house having continuous dripstone to ground floor, roundel with date
and cherub, and double-chamfered windows with splayed mullions of 4- and 11-lights
to ground floor and of 2, 4, and 2 lights to first floor, some mullions now
removed. Two later doorways, one inserted in the 11-light window. One-bay
additions to left and right, that to left with a 3-light, flat-faced mullion
window in flush stone surround to each floor. West elevation: one 2-light and one
single-light double-chamfered window with splayed mullion, now sunk in thickness
of wall broadened later. Projecting single-storey outbuilding not of particular
importance. Cold store adjoining south-east corner under rising ground has stone
floor and double stone table. The Pighills were involved in the local wool

Listing NGR: SE0402237172

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

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