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White Lion Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hebden Bridge, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7424 / 53°44'32"N

Longitude: -2.0118 / 2°0'42"W

OS Eastings: 399316

OS Northings: 427339

OS Grid: SD993273

Mapcode National: GBR GTD5.75

Mapcode Global: WHB8F.267B

Entry Name: White Lion Public House

Listing Date: 21 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229496

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404322

Location: Hebden Royd, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Hebden Royd

Built-Up Area: Hebden Bridge

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 9927

Hebden Bridge
White Lion Public House


House originally known as King's Farm dating from 1657 substantially rebuilt
late C19. Known to have been a public house from the mid C18. Dressed stone,
stone slate roof. Original house had 2-room front with rear kitchen wing, some
material of this date survives to ground floor. Added to right hand end is C19
addition that follows the curve of the road alignment. Continuous hoodmould
over ground floor windows; central doorway has decorated shaped lintel similar
to Oaks, (off) Pennine Way (q.v.), bearing date 1657 set within a tressure,
composite jambs with chamfered surround. 4-light flat faced mullioned windows
to left, to right is former 18-light double chamfered mullioned and transomed
window which only retains 2 king mullions. Over doorway is cyma moulded cornice
on consoles and projecting gabled hood on consoles for signboard. To either
side 3 large lights with basket arched lintels with dropped keystone retaining
original 12-paned glazing the central light of which is sashed. The attached
range to right has flat faced mullioned windows with slightly projecting sills
of 2 and 3 lights. Main range has coped gables with kneelers and stacks. Left
hand return wall has impressive extruded stack and cut-back corner for access to
rear yard. Rear kitchen wing has 7-light double chamfered mullioned window with
hoodmould. Over, to 1st floor, is a 6-light flat faced mullioned window. Gable
stack. Illustrated in Calder Civic Trust, Hebden Bridge Trail (Bolton, no date)
p.10. C. F. Stell, p.102, 287, 299.

Listing NGR: SD9931627339

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