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High Royds Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Guiseley and Rawdon, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8812 / 53°52'52"N

Longitude: -1.744 / 1°44'38"W

OS Eastings: 416925

OS Northings: 442809

OS Grid: SE169428

Mapcode National: GBR JR8K.7F

Mapcode Global: WHC8X.5PSY

Entry Name: High Royds Hall

Listing Date: 7 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313195

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342297

Location: Leeds, LS29

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Guiseley and Rawdon

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Menston St John the Divine

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

AIREBOROUGH BINGLEY ROAD
SE 14 SE
LS 20 (south side, off)
Menston
4/36 High Royds Hall
-
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Early to mid C17, altered as cottages c.1900, recently
restored. Coursed squared sandstone with quoins, stone slate roof. Large
2-unit plan with continuous rear outshut making one-and-half depth,
projecting porch at left end of front. Three storeys, 3 bays. Chamfered
plinth, continuous dripmoulds on lower 2 levels; 2-storey gabled porch at
left end has a chamfered Tudor-arched doorway in its re-entrant side, a
round-headed peep-window in the front, at 1st floor a similar peep-window in
the side and a 2-light mullioned window in the front with a hoodmould, and
gable coping with kneelers; to the right, deeply-recessed chamfered mullion
windows on all floors (all with restored rendered or concrete mullions)1
5, 2 and 6 lights at ground floor, 4, 4 and 4 at 1st floor and 2, 2, and 2
lights under the eaves at 2nd floor. Large ridge chimney at junction of
bays; gable copings with kneelers. Both return walls have modern gabled
porches and similar mullioned windows, some probably insertions and other
with hoodmoulds; left return wall has a blocked taking-in doorway between
ground and 1st floors near the front. Rear has similar windows and a modern
gabled-dormer stairlight.

Interior: back-to-back fireplaces, that in the housebody (1st unit) approx.
2 metres wide, with segmental arched head, and the other approx. 1 1/2 metres
wide, with Tudor-arched lintel; chamfered beams with blunt cyma stops; two
king-post roof trusses of large scantling, with raked struts, curved
principals carrying slightly trenched over-lapped purlins, and convex curved
longitudinal struts from the kingposts to the ridge.


Listing NGR: SE1692542809

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

Description

AIREBOROUGH BINGLEY ROAD
SE 14 SE
LS 20 (south side, off)
Menston
4/36 High Royds Hall
-
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Early to mid C17, altered as cottages c.1900, recently
restored. Coursed squared sandstone with quoins, stone slate roof. Large
2-unit plan with continuous rear outshut making one-and-half depth,
projecting porch at left end of front. Three storeys, 3 bays. Chamfered
plinth, continuous dripmoulds on lower 2 levels; 2-storey gabled porch at
left end has a chamfered Tudor-arched doorway in its re-entrant side, a
round-headed peep-window in the front, at 1st floor a similar peep-window in
the side and a 2-light mullioned window in the front with a hoodmould, and
gable coping with kneelers; to the right, deeply-recessed chamfered mullion
windows on all floors (all with restored rendered or concrete mullions)1
5, 2 and 6 lights at ground floor, 4, 4 and 4 at 1st floor and 2, 2, and 2
lights under the eaves at 2nd floor. Large ridge chimney at junction of
bays; gable copings with kneelers. Both return walls have modern gabled
porches and similar mullioned windows, some probably insertions and other
with hoodmoulds; left return wall has a blocked taking-in doorway between
ground and 1st floors near the front. Rear has similar windows and a modern
gabled-dormer stairlight.

Interior: back-to-back fireplaces, that in the housebody (1st unit) approx.
2 metres wide, with segmental arched head, and the other approx. 1 1/2 metres
wide, with Tudor-arched lintel; chamfered beams with blunt cyma stops; two
king-post roof trusses of large scantling, with raked struts, curved
principals carrying slightly trenched over-lapped purlins, and convex curved
longitudinal struts from the kingposts to the ridge.


Listing NGR: SE1692542809

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