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Higher Colden

A Grade II Listed Building in Heptonstall, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7563 / 53°45'22"N

Longitude: -2.0635 / 2°3'48"W

OS Eastings: 395910

OS Northings: 428888

OS Grid: SD959288

Mapcode National: GBR GT10.16

Mapcode Global: WHB86.8VM6

Plus Code: 9C5VQW4P+GJ

Entry Name: Higher Colden

Listing Date: 12 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423048

Location: Heptonstall, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Heptonstall

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Heptonstall St Thomas a Becket and St Thomas the Apostle

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


7/56 Higher Colden


House, now used for agricultural purposes. Early to mid C17. Finely dressed
stone, stone slate roof. 3-room plan with through passage. 2-storey front with
single storey aisle or outshut to rear. Hood carried over double chamfered
mullioned windows of 5 lights to parlour, 6 lights and 2-light fire-window to
housebody. 1st floor has 5 chamfered mullioned windows of 2 lights all lacking
mullions. Doorway has composite jambs and stop chamfered surround. Service-end
has 2 flat faced mullioned windows of 2 lights with former 2-light chamfered
mullioned window over to 1st floor. Right hand return wall has two 2-light
chamfered mullioned windows to aisle and one to 1st floor. Coped gables with
kneelers. Similar doorway to rear of through passage.
Interior: Scarf jointed spine beam, evidence of former bressumer. King post
truss with 12 "V" struts. C.F. Stell, p.94, 103, 321, 327.

Listing NGR: SD9591028888

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

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