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12 and 26, Town Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Heptonstall, Calderdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7488 / 53°44'55"N

Longitude: -2.0201 / 2°1'12"W

OS Eastings: 398769

OS Northings: 428042

OS Grid: SD987280

Mapcode National: GBR GTB2.FX

Mapcode Global: WHB8D.Y16G

Entry Name: 12 and 26, Town Gate

Listing Date: 12 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265779

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423910

Location: Heptonstall, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

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

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Listing Text

SD 9828SE HEPTONSTALL C.P. TOWN GATE (north side)
Heptonstall

9/139 Nos 12 and 26

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G.V. II

House of C17 origin, converted into cottages mid C19, and which now forms 2
dwellings. Large dressed stone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. Irregular plan,
L-shaped. Facade of No. 26 is gable which fronts road which retains kneelers
but has lost copings. Doorway with broad chamfer to left of former 2-light
chamfered fire-window. 2 windows to 1st floor with chamfered surround. At
right angles a cell breaks forward and has kneelers to the gables and altered
windows, one has cyma moulded cornice. Rear of this range approached under
archway has 3-light chamfered mullioned window. No. 12 has 2 cells with former
C19 paired doorways to centre (one blocked) to right double chamfered mullioned
window of 4 lights. One of 5 lights to 1st floor which also has former 6-light
window with single chamfered surround. All lack some mullions. 2 stacks to
ridge.
Interior: not inspected, but had 10 years ago scarfed spine beams which may
indicate that there was a firehood bressumer.


Listing NGR: SD9876928042

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

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