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Upper Snape (And Attached Barn)

A Grade II Listed Building in Luddendenfoot, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7074 / 53°42'26"N

Longitude: -1.957 / 1°57'25"W

OS Eastings: 402934

OS Northings: 423441

OS Grid: SE029234

Mapcode National: GBR GTSK.3Q

Mapcode Global: WHB8M.X28N

Plus Code: 9C5WP24V+X5

Entry Name: Upper Snape (And Attached Barn)

Listing Date: 12 October 1978

Last Amended: 19 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184781

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339276

Location: Calderdale, HX6

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Luddendenfoot

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sowerby St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Upper Snape ( and
attached barn)
(formerly listed
Farmhouse and attached barn. House dated 'AH' '1677' with bay added probably mid
C18; barn mid-late C18. Large blocks of coursed squared stone, stone slate
roofs. House 2 storeys, 3 bays with added bay on right from which projects 3-bay
barn at right angles; house has outshut to rear left. House: plain-stone surround
doorways to bays 1 and 2; on left of bay 2 a chamfered, quoined, basket-arched
doorway. Double-chamfered mullion windows on ground floor of 5 (now 3), 4 (now 2)
and 2 (now 1) lights and a single-chamfered mullion window of 4 (now 2) lights; on
1st floor single-chamfered mullion windows of 4 (now 2), 4 (now 2), and 3 (now 2)
lights. Ground-floor dripmould over door and flanking windows, the stops with
initials and date. Kneeler and ashlar coping to left; 3 ridge stacks, that on
left with capstone. Rear: quoins; outshut has a 9-light, now 5-light,window; a
2-light, now 1-light, window to left and 1st floor of left bay;

added bay on far left has two 2-light flat-faced mullion
windows on each floor, those on ground floor blocked, the left-hand one above
without mullion. Barn, gable end, has a plain stone surround doorway on left, and
2 windows, left one with cill lowered, right one an insertion. In right return a
round-arched cart-entry with tiestones and raised keystone and a 2-light window
above (mullion removed). Interior: house: in housebody a tall stone fireplace
with chamfered lintel, probably C18; stop-chamfered spine beams, scarf-jointed
indicating presence of former bressumer and firehood. In parlour: stone fire-
place; 2 spine beams, one stop-chamfered, supported on stone corbels. Barn: two
queen-post roof trusses.

Listing NGR: SE0293423441

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