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Park House Farmhouse and Adjoining Outbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Dewsbury, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6696 / 53°40'10"N

Longitude: -1.6202 / 1°37'12"W

OS Eastings: 425188

OS Northings: 419306

OS Grid: SE251193

Mapcode National: GBR KV40.08

Mapcode Global: WHCB4.21Q3

Entry Name: Park House Farmhouse and Adjoining Outbuildings

Listing Date: 8 August 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134731

English Heritage Legacy ID: 340720

Location: Kirklees, WF12

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Dewsbury South

Built-Up Area: Dewsbury

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Thornhill St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

DEWSBURY CB THE COMMON
SE 21 NE (Thornhill)

6/35
Park House Farmhouse &
8/8/78 adjoining outbuildings

II


Original farmhouse c.1700 with adjoining mid C19 farmhouse and early
C19 barn. Outbuildings to rear mid C19. Deeply coursed, dressed
stone to early house, the rest hammer dressed stone. Stone slate
roofs the early part being lowest. The early house and barn are in
one range with the outbuildings at 90° to rear. The later house is
a crosswing to right. All 2 storeys. The early part has a later
central gabled porch. A single bay of altered windows to each side.
Outshut to rear. The later house has a symmetrical 3-bay facade with
small centre gable. The barn has large opposed elliptical arched
cart entries and, on the front, an arrangement of ventilation slits
and 2 square pitch-holes with rock-faced surrounds. At the rear the
outbuildings form a courtyard with the rear of the barn.
Stop chamfered beams in the early house.


Listing NGR: SE2518819306

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

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