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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

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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Listing Text

SE 006277 Old Town

8/221 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. 3-room plan
with direct entry. All are chamfered mullioned windows mostly lacking mullions.
4-light window to service end at lower level, 3-light window over with lowered
sill; 6-light window to parlour with 3-light window over to 1st floor. Porch
has 2-light window and doorway with segmental arch covering original doorway
with broad chamfered surround; 2-light flat faced mullioned window to 1st
floor; 3-light window with cavetto surround and mullions; doorway with
monolithic jambs and heavy lintel; 5-light window. Reap has 2 windows of 2
lights; 3-light window; 6-light window with 2 king mullions to housebody; 6-
light flat faced mullioned window. 3 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

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

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