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Crossmoor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Silsden, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.914 / 53°54'50"N

Longitude: -1.956 / 1°57'21"W

OS Eastings: 402986

OS Northings: 446428

OS Grid: SE029464

Mapcode National: GBR GRS5.BP

Mapcode Global: WHB7G.XWQB

Plus Code: 9C5WW27V+HH

Entry Name: Crossmoor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266420

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418960

Location: Silsden, Bradford, BD20

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Silsden

Built-Up Area: Silsden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Silsden St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Crossmoor Farmhouse


Ale-house, now forms a dwelling. Late C18 or early C19. Hammer-
dressed stone, dressed quoins, stone slate roof. 3 storeys. 3-bay
symmetrical facade originally, with later C19 addition to ground-
floor 3rd bay. Paired doorways with monolithic outer jambs share
a common composite central jamb, cyma-moulded cornice with arched
date-plaque set over, inscribed " C "
1st floor (over doors) blind. 2nd floor has square, sashed window with
plain stone surrounds. Outer bays have similar windows to each floor.
1st-floor window of 1st bay has altered glazing and lowered sill.
Gutter brackets. Gable stack to left. The date-plaque refers to
the last landlords John and Elizabeth Cockshott. W.N. Cathey,
A Pictorial History of "Old Cobbydale", (Silsden, 1979) p.22.
Formerly known as the "Grinning Rat" in consequence of the sign which
hung over the door: a portrait of the landlord dressed in hunting
jacket and a green smiling rat perched on his shoulder. W.N. Cathey,

Listing NGR: SE0298646428

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