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Bell House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hebden Royd, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7182 / 53°43'5"N

Longitude: -2.0073 / 2°0'26"W

OS Eastings: 399612

OS Northings: 424647

OS Grid: SD996246

Mapcode National: GBR GTFF.6V

Mapcode Global: WHB8F.4SDX

Entry Name: Bell House

Listing Date: 21 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229494

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404317

Location: Hebden Royd, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Hebden Royd

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cragg Vale St John the Baptist-in-the-Wilderness

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 996246 Cragg Vale

3/148 Bell House


- II

House mid C17 with added outshut to rear mid C18. Large dressed stone, stone
slate roof. 2 storeys. South-east facing front'of 2 cells. 1st cell has
doorway forming a baffle entry against heck. Tudor-arched lintel with composite
jambs and stop chamfered surround. All are chamfered mullioned windows with
the mullions flush with front of wall. 4-light window with same, though
shorter, over. 2nd cell has 3-light window with same over. Left hand return
wall is blind and carries stack. Rear has 2-light window to right of outshut
and arched light with sunken spandrels to left. Right hand return wall has
2-light window to both floors. Attached is outbuilding with mono-pitched roof
and 4-light window. Interior of housebody has bressumer beam. Heck has curving
brace to roof. Part of fire-hood is preserved at 1st floor. The home of leader
of the Cragg Coiners, "King" David Hartley who was executed at York in 1770
but is buried in Heptonstall grave-yard. C. F. Stell, p.155-6, 329, 330.

Listing NGR: SD9962524632

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