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Old Town Hall old Town Hall Cottages and Attached Gateway

A Grade II Listed Building in Chiserley, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7517 / 53°45'6"N

Longitude: -2.0029 / 2°0'10"W

OS Eastings: 399903

OS Northings: 428370

OS Grid: SD999283

Mapcode National: GBR GTG1.5V

Mapcode Global: WHB87.6YGR

Entry Name: Old Town Hall old Town Hall Cottages and Attached Gateway

Listing Date: 1 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227155

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424797

Location: Wadsworth, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Wadsworth

Built-Up Area: Chiserley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hebden Bridge St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 998283


- Old Town Hall and
Nos 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9
Old Town Hall Cottages
and attached gateway


House, early C17, with added C18 cottages. Flow forms several residences. Large
dressed stone, sotne slate roof. 2 storeys and attic. Tudor arched gateway with
cyma moulded surround leads into enclosed courtyard facing main feature of
house, tall impressive gabled 2-storey porch with Tudor arched doorway with sunken
spandrels with shields and moulded surround; 10-light double chamfered mullioned
and transomed window over to porch chamber. Coped gable with kneelers and ball
finials. String course continues over ground floor windows to either side, double
chamfered mullioned. Altered window with 5-light window to left. To right 7-light
window with 5-light over. Rear wing at right angles has 2 windows of 6 lights with
long window of 16 lights over to 1st floor. Some mullions removed. Coped gable
with kneelers and finials. Other mullioned windows. Several stacks to ridge one
with 3 coupled diamond set flues. North elevation of cottages fronts lane and has
mainly altered 2-light windows to 1st floor and inserted doorways. No 7 is part of
main range and has gable with 4-light double chamfered mullioned window with one of
5 lights to 1st floor. C.F. Stell, p. 325.

Listing NGR: SD9990328370

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