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Moorhouse Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Woolley, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6071 / 53°36'25"N

Longitude: -1.5401 / 1°32'24"W

OS Eastings: 430529

OS Northings: 412378

OS Grid: SE305123

Mapcode National: GBR KVPQ.CP

Mapcode Global: WHCBC.9LWL

Entry Name: Moorhouse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135524

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342431

Location: Woolley, Wakefield, S75

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Woolley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Woolley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 31 SW
(North side)
1666- /4/126
Moorhouse Farmhouse


Farmhouse, now house. Late C17 with mid C19 addition. Coursed hammer-dressed stone with ashlar dressings. Former stone slate roof largely removed. Coping and kneelers to gables also removed. Single brick gable and ridge stacks. Quoins. 3-cell linear plan with direct entry to house body. 2 storey. Main front has 3 windows. Off-centre doorway has chamfered ashlar surround and stepped hood mould which continues over flanking ground floor windows, these 3 former 4-light chamfered mullion windows have had some mullions removed. Above 3 similar former 3-light windows also with some mullions removed. Attached to rear C19 addition. Interior has chamfered spine beams and much of the original roof structure. Source RCHME Report.

Listing NGR: SE3052912378

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

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