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Windle Hill

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hebden Royd, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7182 / 53°43'5"N

Longitude: -1.9814 / 1°58'52"W

OS Eastings: 401326

OS Northings: 424646

OS Grid: SE013246

Mapcode National: GBR GTLF.TV

Mapcode Global: WHB8F.JSQX

Entry Name: Windle Hill

Listing Date: 21 June 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230058

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404691

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

SE 013246 Mytholmroyd

4/195 Windle Hill


- II*

House. Late C16. Large dressed stone, stone slate roof. 1½ storeys, floors
at different levels following the line of the hill. All windows have cavetto
moulded surrounds and mullions. 3-room plan. 1st cell has 3-light window.
2nd cell, 4-light housebody window; 2-light fire-window. 3rd cell has two
2-light windows. Lobby entry to rear has cavetto moulded surround. Covered
by C19 lean-to with cellar. Left hand return wall has 2-light window at 1st
floor level. Coped gable with kneelers. Right hand return wall has 2-light
window (blocked) with single light to apex. One stack to ridge. Interior has
bressumer in housebody directly under king post truss the principal rafters
of which cross at apex with a diagonally set ridge. It is most probable that
the housebody was an open hall with fire-hood, with to either side rooms with
upper chambers lit by windows in the gable ends. A rare survival of a small
open-hall house. C. F. Stell, p.lll-113.

Listing NGR: SE0132624646

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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