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16 and 17, Towngate

A Grade II Listed Building in Brighouse, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7282 / 53°43'41"N

Longitude: -1.815 / 1°48'54"W

OS Eastings: 412302

OS Northings: 425768

OS Grid: SE123257

Mapcode National: GBR HTRB.V9

Mapcode Global: WHC9N.2KZ8

Plus Code: 9C5WP5HM+7X

Entry Name: 16 and 17, Towngate

Listing Date: 2 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184414

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338915

Location: Hipperholme and Lightcliffe, Calderdale, HX3

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Hipperholme and Lightcliffe

Built-Up Area: Brighouse

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Coley St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE 12 NW (north side)
1/177 Nos. 16 and 17

House now 2 cottages. Late C17 with early to mid C18 alterations. Hammer-
dressed stone, (rendered) stone slate roof. 3-bay single-aisled house with
timber arcade with post and braces to arcade plate. King post truss. Panelled
interior to left hand front has large fielded panels c.1720. 2-storey front has
2 bays of flat faced mullioned windows of 5 lights (2 mullions removed) with
3-light window over (mullions removed). Central bay has doorway with monolithic
jambs with 3-light window over (mullions removed). 2 stacks, one extruded to
left hand gable. Interior to right hand cottage has segmental arched fireplace
on corbelled jambs with simple chamfer.

Listing NGR: SE1230225768

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