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Latitude: 53.5573 / 53°33'26"N
Longitude: -1.7559 / 1°45'21"W
OS Eastings: 416265
OS Northings: 406771
OS Grid: SE162067
Mapcode National: GBR JW59.NJ
Mapcode Global: WHCBG.0V48
Entry Name: Cruck Building to North Part of Carr Farm
Listing Date: 4 August 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134761
English Heritage Legacy ID: 340591
Location: Holme Valley, Kirklees, HD9
Civil Parish: Holme Valley
Built-Up Area: Scholes
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Hepworth Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 1606 UPPER GATE
Cruck Building to north
part of Carr Farm
Cruck framed building. C17 walling. The cruck framework has been ascribed to the C14
or earlier. Coursed rubble walls. Stone slate roof. Single storey. A long low
structure, formerly with central stack, which has later fireplace. Later and altered
openings. The north part contains 2 full cruck trusses, of an early type, which cross
at the apex and contain the ridge piece. Cruck blades rest on stone footings and have
lever holes. Large low tie-beam to each truss support later loft. Collar of southern
truss has central arch cut out for doorway. There is also evidence of 'grooving' to
take upright stakes. Reported as being the earliest cruck structure in the district.
'Early Timbered Buildings of the Huddersfield District', James Walton, 1955.
Listing NGR: SE1626506771
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