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Brow Top Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Haworth, Bradford

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Coordinates

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

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

KEIGHLEY BROW TOP ROAD
SE 03 NW Haworth
8/27
Brow Top Farmhouse

II


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
industry.


Listing NGR: SE0402237172

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