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Main Range of Farm Buildings at White Cross Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Denby Dale, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.611 / 53°36'39"N

Longitude: -1.6128 / 1°36'46"W

OS Eastings: 425713

OS Northings: 412789

OS Grid: SE257127

Mapcode National: GBR KV5P.M8

Mapcode Global: WHCBB.6H7K

Plus Code: 9C5WJ96P+CV

Entry Name: Main Range of Farm Buildings at White Cross Farm

Listing Date: 29 March 1965

Last Amended: 15 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185196

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341343

Location: Denby Dale, Kirklees, HD8

County: Kirklees

Civil Parish: Denby Dale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Emley St Michael the Archangel

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE 2571 1283 Clayton West

2/71 Main range of farm
buildings at White Cross
29.3.65 Farm (formerly listed with
the farmhouse q.v.)


Range of form buildings. Main barn of at latest C17 origin. Cladding and rest of buildings
probably 1757. Coursed rubble. Quoins. Stone slate roof. The main barn has square headed
cart entry with datestone 'WW 1757'. Outshut to left, later doorways to right. To right
at 90°, is part of a further range of buildings now demolished. Set back, to left, and
lower is an addition with pig sties at rear, and stone outside stair, to 1st floor, on
left gable wall. To rear a square headed cart entry opposite that on front.

Interior of main barn is of 4 bays with 4 trusses on posts, one set in wall. The jowelled
posts, on stone footings, are set well within the stone walls giving an aisle to each
side. Sockets in posts possibly for aisle ties. Posts are braced to arcade plates and
to tie-beams. The upper parts of the trusses appear to be C19.

Listing NGR: SE2571312789

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