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Ghyll Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bardsey, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8829 / 53°52'58"N

Longitude: -1.4464 / 1°26'47"W

OS Eastings: 436486

OS Northings: 443106

OS Grid: SE364431

Mapcode National: GBR LRBJ.NV

Mapcode Global: WHDB5.RNFP

Entry Name: Ghyll Cottage

Listing Date: 22 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135653

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342129

Location: Bardsey cum Rigton, Leeds, LS17

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Bardsey cum Rigton

Built-Up Area: Bardsey

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bardsey All Hallows

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE34SE LS17 (east side)

Ghyll Cottage

House. Mid-late C17 with scant internal remains of earlier timber-framed
house, rear altered mid C18, mid C20 alteration and extension. Coursed
rubble, stone slate roof. 2-cell, through-passage plan. 2 storeys. Three
1st-floor windows. Central doorway has open wooden latticed porch with 2-light
window above. All are double-chamfered mullioned windows with almost square
reveals. Outer bays have 4-light windows to each floor, those to ground floor
with lowered sills and renewed central mullioned windows with almost square
reveals. Outer bays have 4-light windows to each floor, those to ground floor
with lowered sills and renewed central mullions forming 2 tall lights. Ashlar
stack to left gable; external stack to right gable has offsets and ashlar top
with moulded cornice. Attached to left corner C20 single-storey extension in
keeping breaks forward. Rear (fronting street): central doorway altered to
window. Other bays have windows with lintels, projecting sills and small-pane
Yorkshire sashes.

Interior: housebody (on left) has large fireplace with Tudor-arched lintel and
stop-chamfered spine beams: Evidence on 1st floor of earlier timber-framed
house: tie beam supported on post with mortices for brace. Truss has single
angle struts clasping purlins and collar rafter roof (collars gone) of similar
character to Oak Tree Cottage (q.v.) nearby.

Listing NGR: SE3648643106

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