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Stag Cottage and Basement Lock Up

A Grade II Listed Building in Heptonstall, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.749 / 53°44'56"N

Longitude: -2.0204 / 2°1'13"W

OS Eastings: 398754

OS Northings: 428073

OS Grid: SD987280

Mapcode National: GBR GTB2.DT

Mapcode Global: WHB8D.Y137

Plus Code: 9C5VPXXH+JV

Entry Name: Stag Cottage and Basement Lock Up

Listing Date: 1 November 1966

Last Amended: 12 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423911

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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9/140 No. 38 (Stag Cottage) and
basement lock up
1.11.66 (formerly listed as No 38
Town Gate)

House, late C16 used as Calder Civic Trust headquarters. Large roughly dressed
stone, stone slate roof. Gabled cross-wing and part of range flush with wing
only remains. 2 storeys. Doorway with monolithic jambs inserted into former
mullioned window the jambs of which survive. 3-light chamfered mullioned window
over. 4-light chamfered mullioned window with arched lights and sunken
spandrels with cavetto moulded mullions. Similar 3-light window over to 1st
floor. Coped gable with kneelers and carved apex stone with crocketed finial.
Interior: King-post truss with vertical struts retains wattle and daub infill.
Straight brace to diagonally set ridge. Former wall plate has groove to its
soffit. Basement visible from car park has doorway with monolithic jambs as
entry to arched cellar used as lock-up or dungeon in the C19.

Listing NGR: SD9875428073

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