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Old Cragg Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Hebden Royd, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7083 / 53°42'29"N

Longitude: -2.0036 / 2°0'13"W

OS Eastings: 399856

OS Northings: 423536

OS Grid: SD998235

Mapcode National: GBR GTGK.0F

Mapcode Global: WHB8M.6240

Entry Name: Old Cragg Hall

Listing Date: 19 July 1963

Last Amended: 21 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230437

English Heritage Legacy ID: 405352

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 998235 Cragg Vale

3/266 Old Cragg Hall (formerly
listed as Cragg Old Hall)

House, dated 1617. Large dressed stone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. F-shaped
plan, 5 divisions. 1st 2 formed by broad double-pile wing with 2 front gables
and 2-span roof. Plinth, cavetto moulded string course continues over ground
floor windows. All are double chamfered mullioned windows most with lowered
sills and new mullions, probably early C20. 4-light window with 6-light mullion
and transom window over. Early C20 gabled porch in keeping. 6-light window,
with 6-light mullioned and transomed window. Gables are coped with kneelers and
ball finials with carved faces to apex stone. Projecting rainwater-spout has
carved face. Set back is narrow tall mullioned and transomed winddw of 6 lights.
Over is a single light. Gabled porch breaks forward, with depressed Tudor
arched lintel inscribed with date, and elaborate moulded surround. 1st floor
jetties out and has added carved heraldic tablet over which is 6-light cruciform
window with hoodmould with straight returns. Set back, 2 windows of 2 long
lights over a 2-light window. Right hand return wall has 3-light original
window with 4-light window over and arched light to apex of gable which is coped
with kneelers and ball finials. Attached is added wing dated 1933 in keeping.
Interior not inspected. Illustrated in A. Comfort, Ancient Halls in and About
Halifax, (1913) p.25. C. F. Stell, p.74.

Listing NGR: SD9985623536

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