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Latitude: 53.7492 / 53°44'57"N
Longitude: -2.0216 / 2°1'17"W
OS Eastings: 398675
OS Northings: 428097
OS Grid: SD986280
Mapcode National: GBR GTB2.4Q
Mapcode Global: WHB8D.X1J2
Plus Code: 9C5VPXXH+M9
Entry Name: Number 53 and Attached Wall to South East Containing Former Gateway to Churchyard
Listing Date: 12 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1249686
English Heritage Legacy ID: 431894
Location: Heptonstall, Calderdale, HX7
Civil Parish: Heptonstall
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Heptonstall St Thomas a Becket and St Thomas the Apostle
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
Tagged with: Building
SD 9828SE HEPTONSTALL C.P. TOWN GATE (south side)
9/154 No. 53 and attached wall
to south east containing
- former gateway to Churchyard
Pair of cottages, late C18, now forms a single house. Watershot masonry, stone
slate roof. 2 storeys. Fronts road. Quoins. Centrally placed flat-faced
mullioned window of 5 lights with wider central light. To either side doorways
with monolithic jamb to corner and other tie-stone jamb. 3-light window and 2-
light window to 1st floor. Left hand return wall has 2-light window to apex and
gable stack. Rear front to churchyard. 5-light flat-faced mullioned window
with wide lights altered mid C20. 3-light and 2-light window to 1st floor.
Attached to east is wall in dressed stone with ovolo moulded coping containing
remains of gateway (blocked), lintel and one composite jamb survive with moulded
surround. This formerly gave access to churchyard opposite the north door to
the Church of St. Thomas à Becket (q.v.). Probably contemporary with gateway
attached to Heptonstall Grammar School which is dated 1765 (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SD9867528097
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