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Upper Cockcroft Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ripponden, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.6594 / 53°39'33"N

Longitude: -1.9649 / 1°57'53"W

OS Eastings: 402417

OS Northings: 418101

OS Grid: SE024181

Mapcode National: GBR GVQ3.DY

Mapcode Global: WHB8T.S8JZ

Plus Code: 9C5WM25P+Q2

Entry Name: Upper Cockcroft Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 August 1966

Last Amended: 16 July 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407285

ID on this website: 101231972

Location: Calderdale, West Yorkshire, HX6

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Ripponden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ripponden St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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5/74 Upper Cockcroft Farmhouse,
(formerly listed with
15.8.66 Upper Cockcroft
under Rishworth)

House dated 1607 with added porch dated 1701 attached to Upper Cockcroft (q.v.).
Large dressed stone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. 2 cells in line with rear
rooms under paired coped gables. Plinth. Inserted doorway of C17 character to
left of 3-light chamfered mullioned window with same over to 1st floor. Double
chamfered mullioned and transomed window of 12 lights with hoodmould with spiral
stops with 4-light window over to 1st floor; fire-window altered to doorway now
blocked to form modern window. Attached to right hand return wall is porch with
basket arched doorway with moulded surround, the lintel inscribed "SEL 1701"
(Samuel and Ellen Lees),scrolled plinth blocks. Porch protects original entry
the lintel inscribed " :G.H. ANNO:DOMI: 1607" to right of heck-post. The
farmhouse is linked to Upper Cockcroft by a connecting room of 1642 which has
10-light double chamfered mullioned and transomed window with 5-light window
over to 1st floor. Rear rendered but preserves some mullioned windows. One

Interior. Heck-post supports bressumer. Preserves jambs of fireplace with
carved fleur-de-lys in relief.

Listing NGR: SE0241718101

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