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Barn, 15 Metres South of Holden Gate Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Silsden, Bradford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8939 / 53°53'38"N

Longitude: -1.9008 / 1°54'2"W

OS Eastings: 406615

OS Northings: 444200

OS Grid: SE066442

Mapcode National: GBR HR5D.8W

Mapcode Global: WHB7P.SD15

Entry Name: Barn, 15 Metres South of Holden Gate Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 September 1965

Last Amended: 25 January 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267373

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418933

Location: Silsden, Bradford, BD20

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: 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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Listing Text

SE04SE SILSDEN C. P. HOLDEN LANE
(east side)

6/148 Barn, 15 metres
27.9.65 south of Holden
Gate Farmhouse
(formerly listed
as barn at Holden
Gate Farm)

GV II*

Single-aisled barn. Dated 1641. Hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof.
5 bays. Quoins. Centrally-placed gabled porch for car-entry with semi-
circular archway with chamfered surround. Gable has date-stone initialled
"TF" and kneelers but lacks coping. Inner cart-entry has wooden lintel
which is tie-beam of king-post truss with 6 'V' struts; harr-hung door.
Set within the re-entrant angle are doorways to aisle with composite
jambs and stop-chamfered surrounds. That to left has straight lintel
that to right is Tudor-arched. To either side of porch weathered plinth,
arrow-slit ventilators with arched heads and spandrels. Chamfered Tudor-
arched doorway to left-hand end. Coped gables withkneelers. That to
left has finial. Other arrow-slits to rear which has projecting porch
under cat-slide roof with main range. Left gable has arrow-slit ventilators,
central doorway (blocked) and square chamfered window.

Interior: Outer bays have king-post trusses with single, almost vertical
struts with straight braces to ridge. These are carried on posts with
heavily jewelled heads on padstones, braced to tie-beam and arcade plate.
Heavy wall-tie with single curved brace. To either side of threshing floor
modified queen-struct trusses with a collar surmounted by a short king-
post with curved brace to ridge. A magnificent example of a C17 barn with
good stone detailing and fine timbering.


Listing NGR: SE0661544200

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

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