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Wood Top

A Grade II Listed Building in Hebden Royd, Calderdale

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230519

English Heritage Legacy ID: 405366

Location: Hebden Royd, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

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

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Listing Text

SD 997263 Hebden Bridge

1/280 Wood Top


- II

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

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

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