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Shop Approximately 2 Metres to North East of East Riddlesden Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Keighley, Bradford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8749 / 53°52'29"N

Longitude: -1.8811 / 1°52'51"W

OS Eastings: 407915

OS Northings: 442079

OS Grid: SE079420

Mapcode National: GBR HR9M.KQ

Mapcode Global: WHC8V.2VJV

Entry Name: Shop Approximately 2 Metres to North East of East Riddlesden Hall

Listing Date: 23 February 1955

Last Amended: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283458

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338101

Location: Keighley, Bradford, BD20

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Keighley

Built-Up Area: Keighley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Riddlesden St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

KEIGHLEY BRADFORD ROAD
SE 04 SE (south side, off)
5/15 Riddlesden

23.2.55 Shop approx 2 metres to
north-east of East
Riddlesden Hall (formerly
listed as 'farm building
directly north-east
of Hall)

GV II


Outbuilding now National Trust shop. Dated 1642. Coursed dressed stone, stone
slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 lst-floor windows. Chamfered plinth. 4 chamfered
doorways with decorative heads, one initialled and dated. 2-light double-chamfered
mullion windows above. Row of 11 gutter spouts. Embattled parapet with masks of
Charles I and his Queen and motto 'Vive le Roy'. Raised verges with ashlar coping
and finials. External stack with corniced, diamond-set flue to left gable. Rear:
door and 3-light windows to ground floor, some altered; 2-light windows above.
Flight of steps on left lead to lst-floor door in right gable. Right gable also
has a 4-light window. Interior: fireplace at left end with moulded jambs and
decorated lintel; traces of decorative plasterwork. The building may originally
have functioned as a range of additional lodgings (guest accommodation) (cf Royal
Commission on Historical Monuments, Rural Houses of the Lancashire Pennines 1560-
1760 (1985) , p55).


Listing NGR: SE0791542079

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