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White Cross Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Denby Dale, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6114 / 53°36'40"N

Longitude: -1.6128 / 1°36'46"W

OS Eastings: 425714

OS Northings: 412829

OS Grid: SE257128

Mapcode National: GBR KV5P.M4

Mapcode Global: WHCBB.6H89

Entry Name: White Cross Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 March 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135274

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341342

Location: Denby Dale, Kirklees, HD8

County: Kirklees

Civil Parish: Denby Dale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Emley St Michael the Archangel

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 21 SE

Clayton West

White Cross Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17 or early C18 with 1763 addition and C18, C19 and recent alterations. Hammer
dressed stone. Quoins. Stone slate roof. Chamfered gable copings on moulded kneelers.
Two storeys. Rectangular plan with central gable to front and rear, and set back 1763
addition to left. The main front is much altered and has C19 and recent openings and
an added porch. A tablet reads WW 1758. The addition to left is of 3 bays with doorway
to right with rectangular fanlight and panelled door. Sash windows, those to upper floor
smaller and square. Windows and door have raised surround. A tablet reads WW 1763. Right
gable and part of rear rebuilt in brick. Various altered 2-light double chamfered windows
to rear, three with drip mould.

W.W. refers to William Wheatley (d.1766).

H.N. Pobjoy, A History of Emley, 1970.

Listing NGR: SE2571412829

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