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Upper Goat House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ripponden, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.6614 / 53°39'41"N

Longitude: -1.9534 / 1°57'12"W

OS Eastings: 403174

OS Northings: 418323

OS Grid: SE031183

Mapcode National: GBR GVS3.W7

Mapcode Global: WHB8T.Y7YG

Plus Code: 9C5WM26W+HJ

Entry Name: Upper Goat House

Listing Date: 15 August 1966

Last Amended: 16 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407756

ID on this website: 101277062

Location: Rishworth, Calderdale, West Yorkshire, HX6

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Ripponden

Built-Up Area: Ripponden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ripponden St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE 031183 side), Rishworth

5/120 Nos 1, 2 and 3 Upper Goat
House [formerly listed as
15.8.66 Upper Goat House
(2 dwellings)]

House, probably late C16 with added porch dated 1624 with late C19 extension to
west (excluded from the item) and mid C20 alteration to east. Hammer dressed
stone, largely rendered, ashlar porch, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. South
front of 5 divisions. 1st is late C17 single-cell extension with altered double
chamfered mullioned window with inserted doorway with monolithic jambs. Over,
to 1st floor, is 4-light window. Next 2 divisions are main late C16 through-
passage house which breaks forward under 2 coped gables with kneelers. Each has
double chamfered mullioned window with ovolo moulded mullions to ground floor
with hoodmoulds with straight returns. 2nd division has 5-light window with 4-
light window with chamfered mullions to 1st floor; inserted doorway with
monolithic jambs. 3rd division, gabled cross-wing with finials, has 6-light
window and 2-light fire-window to housebody which preserves its bressumer and
heck-post; 5-light window to 1st floor. 4th division formed by 2-storey
ungabled porch with Tudor arched lintel and richly moulded surround with shields
set within the spandrels; inner doorway has similar doorway with simple
chamfered surround; upper floor jetties out slightly, supported on moulded stone
corbels with 2-light chamfered mullioned window with arch headed lights and
sunken spandrels. 5th division is set back and is mid C20 refronting of service
end with modern double chamfered mullioned windows in keeping. Rear has
through-passage doorway with straight lintel and chamfered surround and double
chamfered mullioned windows. 2 stacks to ridge.

Listing NGR: SE0317418323

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