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Greave House

A Grade II Listed Building in Luddenden Foot, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7285 / 53°43'42"N

Longitude: -1.9431 / 1°56'35"W

OS Eastings: 403849

OS Northings: 425788

OS Grid: SE038257

Mapcode National: GBR GTWB.35

Mapcode Global: WHB8G.3KZ1

Entry Name: Greave House

Listing Date: 19 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313753

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339281

Location: Calderdale, HX2

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Luddendenfoot

Built-Up Area: Luddenden Foot

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Luddenden with Luddendenfoot

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 0225-0325
(east side, off),
6/137 Luddenden
- Greave House

Farmhouse. Early-mid C17 with later alterations. Rendered and painted stone,
stone slate roof. Original plan of hall and cross-wing with through passage. 2
storeys, 5 bays, 2 left bays gabled cross-wings, 2 right bays set back and lower;
rear outshut to bays 3-5. Double-chamfered mullion windows unless stated other-
wise. From left: bay 1 has ground floor dug into hillside; keyed Venetian window
with plain stone surround to lst floor; ashlar coping. Bay 2: 5-light window to
each floor, ground-floor window lacking 2 mullions, lst-floor window under drip-
mould; shaped kneeler on right; ashlar coping. Bay 3: moulded doorway to left of
6-light window, now of 3 lights with flat-faced mullions; 5-light window above.
Bays 4 and 5: windows of 5 and 3 lights to ground floor, and of 5 and 2 lights
above, the latter with flat-faced mullion. Bays 2-5 have a continuous cyma-
moulded dripmould. Corniced ridge stacks to bays 1 and 2; another at right end of
bay 3 in rear roof pitch. Rear: the 2 gabled wings rise above the outshut, the
left one having a later shaped kneeler with ball finial. Interior: barrel-vaulted
cellar dug into hillside; a stop-chamfered moulded shallow-Tudor-arched fireplace
and another early fireplace blocked; stop-chamfered spine beams in housebody and
cross-beams in kitchen (cross-wing).

Listing NGR: SE0384925788

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

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