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Far Nook

A Grade II Listed Building in Wadsworth, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.746 / 53°44'45"N

Longitude: -1.9918 / 1°59'30"W

OS Eastings: 400640

OS Northings: 427739

OS Grid: SE006277

Mapcode National: GBR GTJ3.LW

Mapcode Global: WHB8F.C3SK

Plus Code: 9C5WP2W5+C7

Entry Name: Far Nook

Listing Date: 12 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265494

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424790

Location: Wadsworth, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Wadsworth

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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SE 006277

Old Town
Far Nook

House (unoccupied), early C17 stone encasing of earlier timber-framed building, large early C18 porch and contemporary added cell to east end of house. Large dressed stone, thin coursed rubble to additions, stone slate roof.

Three-room plan with direct entry. All are chamfered mullioned windows mostly lacking mullions. Four-light window to service end at lower level, three-light window over with lowered sill; six-light window to parlour with three-light window over to first floor. Porch has two-light window and doorway with segmental arch covering original doorway with broad chamfered surround; two-light flat faced mullioned window to first floor; three-light window with cavetto surround and mullions; doorway with monolithic jambs and heavy lintel; five-light window.

Rear has two windows of two lights; three-light window; six-light window with two king mullions to housebody; six-light flat faced mullioned window. Three stacks to ridge and one other.

Interior: housebody has segmental arched fireplace with cyma moulded surround and reeded spine beams and floor joists. Post and truss survive from earlier building with shortened king post and angle struts. Soffit of tie-beam has mortice holes for close studding.

Listing NGR: SE0064027739

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