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Townhead Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Keighley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.9186 / 53°55'6"N

Longitude: -1.9325 / 1°55'57"W

OS Eastings: 404528

OS Northings: 446936

OS Grid: SE045469

Mapcode National: GBR GRY4.D1

Mapcode Global: WHB7H.8RZV

Plus Code: 9C5WW398+CX

Entry Name: Townhead Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 September 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224951

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418956

Location: Silsden, Bradford, BD20

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Silsden

Built-Up Area: Silsden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Silsden St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(north side)

9/169 Townhead Farmhouse


House. Mid-C17 with early C20 alterations. Thin coursed rubble,
dressed quoins, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. 2-cell, end baffle-
entry plan with single-storey outshut to rear of 2nd cell. 3 lst-
floor windows. To left, 6-light double-chamfered mullioned window
has hoodmould with straight returns; 2-light C20 flat-faced
mullioned window has 4-paned sashes; doorway to right-hand end has
composite jambs with broad chamfered surround. 1st floor has 2
windows with chamfered surrounds and one other stack to right-hand
ridge; one other stack to left extruded from gable with offsets in
ashlar with cyma-moulded cornice. Rear has small chamfered window
to rear of 1st cell.

Interior: Westernmost room has fine Tudor-arched fireplace with
carved spandrels and chamfered surround.

Listing NGR: SE0452846936

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

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