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Great Burlees

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hebden Royd, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7397 / 53°44'22"N

Longitude: -2.0014 / 2°0'5"W

OS Eastings: 400003

OS Northings: 427029

OS Grid: SE000270

Mapcode National: GBR GTG6.H5

Mapcode Global: WHB8F.786G

Entry Name: Great Burlees

Listing Date: 19 July 1963

Last Amended: 21 June 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279349

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403655

Location: Hebden Royd, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Hebden Royd

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Mytholmroyd

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 000270 Mytholmroyd

2/56 Great Burlees (formerly
listed as Great Burlees
19.7.63 Farmhouse)

G.V. II*

House, late C16 cross-wing with added hall range, cross-wing forming a U-shaped
plan with a rear kitchen wing, mid C17. Large dressed stone, stone slate roof.
2 storeys. West wing has double chamfered mullioned windows with cavetto
chamfered mullions of 6 lights to each floor with hoodmould with straight
return. Coped gable with kneelers. Tall lateral stack to right hand return
wall next to C19 porch covering C16 doorway with stop chamfered surround. Hall
has impressive mullioned and transomed window with 3 king mullions of 20 lights
(4 blocked). Over is 8-light mullioned and transomed window to gabled attic
dormer. Doorway in through-passage position has depressed arched lintel and
stop chamfered surround. Inserted C19 2-light window over. East wing has
10-light mullioned and transomed window to both floors. String course. Coped
gable with moulded kneelers. Right hand return wall has tall lateral stack
and altered C19 2-light windows. Rear kitchen wing has former 4-light chamfered
mullioned window with 3-light window over. Coped gable with stack of C18
character. 3 other stacks.
Interior of west wing has finely reeded spine beams and floor joists. Kitchen
wing has fireplace with segmental arched lintel carried on corbelled jambs with
chamfered surround. Illustrated in A. Comfort, Ancient Halls in and About
Halifax, (1913), p.47. C. F. Stell, p.76, 276.

Listing NGR: SE0000327029

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