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Latitude: 53.6659 / 53°39'57"N
Longitude: -1.6204 / 1°37'13"W
OS Eastings: 425176
OS Northings: 418896
OS Grid: SE251188
Mapcode National: GBR KV31.ZL
Mapcode Global: WHCB4.23MY
Entry Name: Combs Hall Farmhouse
Listing Date: 30 June 1949
Last Amended: 3 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1183467
English Heritage Legacy ID: 340717
Location: Kirklees, WF12
Electoral Ward/Division: Dewsbury South
Built-Up Area: Dewsbury
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Thornhill St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
DEWSBURY CB COMBS ROAD
SE 21 NE (Thornhill)
Combs Hall Farmhouse
30/6/119 (formerly listed wizh
G.V. Brewhouse )
Farmhouse. Probably mid C17 (before 1661). Ashlar, part rendered.
Stone slate roof with chamfered gable copings. Two ashlar gable stacks,
both reduced, that to left on broad offset projecting chimney breast.
Two storeys, plus attic. Two-cell plan with central stair. Two-
gabled facade with central ornamental lead rainwater-head with date
1661. In each apex is a blocked chamfered single light. 2 central
doorways with Tudor arched head with 4-light double chamfered window
to each side and to 1st floor right. To 1st floor left are two 2-light
windows both double chamfered. Blocked later large square opening
above door. String course above ground and 1st floors. Two 3-light
windows at rear and one 5-light at 1st floor level, all double chamfered.
Round-arched fire-window to right gable, 1st floor.
Interior: Wide shallow arched moulded fireplace to left room corresponding
to projecting stack. Stop-chamfered beams. Central stair with flat,
vertically symmetrical, bulbous balusters with incised decoration.
N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, 1967.
Listing NGR: SE2517718896
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