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Machpelah Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Hebden Bridge, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7395 / 53°44'22"N

Longitude: -2.0088 / 2°0'31"W

OS Eastings: 399515

OS Northings: 427008

OS Grid: SD995270

Mapcode National: GBR GTD6.W7

Mapcode Global: WHB8F.38PL

Entry Name: Machpelah Works

Listing Date: 21 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404457

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

Hebden Bridge

5/168 Machpelah Works



Former fustian warehouse, c.1840, now cabinet-maker's workshop. Dressed stone,
stone slate roof. 3 storeys to road. 4 storeys to rear which fronts canal.
Continuous sill bands to each floor. 7-bay symmetrical facade. Doorway with
architrave and Tudor arched lintel retains original 6-panelled door and panelled
fanlight. Windows with skewback lintels to each bay and floor. Those to 1st
and 2nd floors mainly retain original 30 paned windows with central 6 paned
swivel openers. Eaves cornice. Attached to left hand return wall is added 2
single-storey bays for office in similar style with cyma moulded cornice and
low-parapet. Rear has similar fenestration. Gable stacks on the return walls
which have 2 bays of similar windows. Illustrated in C. Spencer, Hebden Bridge
History Trail, (Hebden Bridge, no date), p.27.

Listing NGR: SD9951527008

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