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Latitude: 53.7338 / 53°44'1"N
Longitude: -2.0046 / 2°0'16"W
OS Eastings: 399794
OS Northings: 426383
OS Grid: SD997263
Mapcode National: GBR GTF8.T8
Mapcode Global: WHB8F.5DPX
Entry Name: Wood Top
Listing Date: 21 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1230519
English Heritage Legacy ID: 405366
Location: Hebden Royd, Calderdale, HX7
Civil Parish: Hebden Royd
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Hebden Bridge St James
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SD 92 NE HEBDEN ROYD C.P. WOOD TOP ROAD,
SD 997263 Hebden Bridge
1/280 Wood Top
House, mid C17.with added early C19 cottage and barn now converted to form a dwelling.
Now in2 occupations. Hammer dressed stone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. C17 dwelling
is a cross-wing with plinth, cavetto moulded string course, coped gable with kneelers
and finials. Gable has double chamfered mullioned and transomed window of 18 lights
with 2 king mullions with the same to 1st floor. Left hand return wall has cross-window
with 2-light window over. Inserted C19 doorway with monolithic jambs. Attached at right-
angles is single-cell cottage with flat faced mullioned window of 2 lights with same
over. Re-used engraved stone reads:
(perhaps a version of "ut hora sic vita", i.e.
V EHOROSICKVITO as the hour passes so passes life).
1 6 5 7
Attached at lower lever are cottages and barn now forming a single dwelling. Barn has ,
semi-circular cart entry³ Cottages have flat faced mullioned windows of 2 and 3 lights[
Quoins. Single stack to cross-wing. Attached to rear is 3-cell cottage range with
single pitch roof. 2 storeys. Ground flor has chamfered mullioned window of 3 lights
and 2 double chamfered mullioned windows of 6 lights, 1st floor has 3 flat faced mullioned
windows of 5 lights. 2 stacks to ridge. Interior of cross-wing has large elliptical
arched fireplace and reeded spine-beams and joists.
Listing NGR: SD9979426383
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