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Forest Farmhouse and Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Marsden, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.5897 / 53°35'23"N

Longitude: -1.94 / 1°56'24"W

OS Eastings: 404066

OS Northings: 410350

OS Grid: SE040103

Mapcode National: GBR GVWX.SX

Mapcode Global: WHB97.51FC

Entry Name: Forest Farmhouse and Cottage

Listing Date: 11 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1221506

English Heritage Legacy ID: 413148

Location: Kirklees, HD7

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Colne Valley

Built-Up Area: Marsden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Marsden St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

Forest Farmhouse and
- Cottage

- II

Late C18 (early C18 origin). Formerly 2 dwellings and cottage. Hammer dressed
stone. Coursed rubble. Quoins. Pitched stone slate roof. Stone brackets to
north east end. 2 storeys. South East elevation: Ground floor; Doorway with
stone surrounds and tie-stones and deep lintel. Doorway (part blocked) with stone
surround and tie-stones. Two 4-light stone mullioned windows (each with 2 mullions
removed). One 3-light stone mullioned window (one mullion removed). First floor;
One 8-light stone mullioned window. One 5-light stone mullioned window. North
West elevation: Ground floor; Back to earth. Lean-to extension. First floor;
One 3-light stone mullioned window (double chamfered). One 4-light stone mullioned
window (double chamfered) (mullions removed and blocked). South West gable: First
floor; Two 2-light stone mullioned windows. North East gable: Stepped water
tabling over roof of adjoining cottage. Adjoining cottage: Some rebuilding: South
East elevation: Ground floor; Entrance with stone surround. Enlarged window open-
ing. First floor; Enlarged window with 3 stone mullions. Small lean-to extension
to north east.

Listing NGR: SE0406610350

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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