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Building on North Side of Road Approximately 40 Metres West of Junction with Main Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Aberford, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8299 / 53°49'47"N

Longitude: -1.3434 / 1°20'36"W

OS Eastings: 443310

OS Northings: 437268

OS Grid: SE433372

Mapcode National: GBR MS14.YV

Mapcode Global: WHDBF.BZHT

Entry Name: Building on North Side of Road Approximately 40 Metres West of Junction with Main Street

Listing Date: 3 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342222

Location: Aberford, Leeds, LS25

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Aberford

Built-Up Area: Aberford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Aberford St Ricarius

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

LS25 (north side)
2/5 Building on north
side of road approx.
40 metres west of
junction with Main


Former water mill, now garage. Probably late C18; altered. Squared magnesian
limestone, tiled roof. Rectangular plan built on slope between road above
and riverside meadow below. 2 storeys with basement, 3 bays. Road front
has inserted garage doors at ground level, a loading door above; right gable
has at basement level the exposed arched top of an opening for the exit of
a watercourse, at ground-floor level 2 square windows (one blind or blocked),
at lst-floor level an arched 2-light window with Y-tracery, and a gable chimney;
rear (towards river) has at basement level a large semi-circular shallow recess
with a square opening in the centre but otherwise rendered (position of former
waterwheel), one square window to the left, 2 similar windows at ground floor
level above, and a blocked small horizontal window under the eaves. Reference
A. G. Bennett, T. Hayton, K. Hewitt Aberford in Times Past (Countryside
Publications, Chorley, no date): photograph on p.32 showing water wheel and
goit, and lettering on east gable wall:-

Listing NGR: SE4331037268

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