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Latitude: 53.7495 / 53°44'58"N
Longitude: -2.0224 / 2°1'20"W
OS Eastings: 398617
OS Northings: 428120
OS Grid: SD986281
Mapcode National: GBR GT92.YN
Mapcode Global: WHB8D.X03X
Entry Name: Lane Head House
Listing Date: 12 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1226566
English Heritage Legacy ID: 423904
Location: Heptonstall, Calderdale, HX7
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
SD 9828SE HEPTONSTALL C.P. SMITHWELL LANE (south side)
9/133 Nos. 1 and 4 Lane Head House
House dated 1735 now in 2 occupations. Large dressed stone, stone slate roof.
2 storeys. Double depth. Plinth, cyma moulded string course. South front has
double chamfered mullioned windows all lacking some or all mullions formerly of
4 lights with same over; 2-lights with same over; doorway has depressed Tudor
arched lintel bearing date inscription " 1 7 3 5 " with cyma moulded
surround obscured by mid C20 single storey extension to left of 2-light window;
2 windows of 2 lights to 1st floor. Widely spaced gutter brackets. coped
gables with kneelers and stack to right. 2 other stacks to left gable. Right
hand return wall has doorway to 1st floor with straight lintel and cyma moulded
surround, this was probably used for textile purposes as a taking-in door. Rear
has early C19 gabled porch protecting original doorway with cyma moulded
surround. To either side 4-light double chamfered mullioned window and tall
stairwindow centrally placed with smaller window to light top landing over.
Interior: Dog-leg staircase with finely turned balusters, close string with
pulvinated string and raised and fielded panels. Rises to 4 landings. Panelled
stairhall with fluted pilaster. Original cellar under stairs has double vault
light by 2-light chamfered mullioned window. Queen-post roof.
Listing NGR: SD9861728120
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