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Latitude: 53.8474 / 53°50'50"N
Longitude: -1.8014 / 1°48'5"W
OS Eastings: 413161
OS Northings: 439040
OS Grid: SE131390
Mapcode National: GBR HRVY.SJ
Mapcode Global: WHC92.9KFB
Entry Name: Bracken Hall Farmhouse and Attached Barn
Listing Date: 18 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1314284
English Heritage Legacy ID: 337862
Location: Baildon, Bradford, BD17
Civil Parish: Baildon
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Baildon St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE13NW BAILDON GLEN ROAD
SE131390 (north side)
6/10 Bracken Hall
House and attached barn. Late C17 or early C18 house with remains
of earlier timber framing; barn, mid C18. Hammer-dressed stone,
stone slate roof. House: 2 storeys. Originally 2-cell plan with
baffle-entry, now single-cell the 2nd cell partly demolished and
altered to form garages. 2 bays of windows with double-chamfered
surrounds to each floor, all lacking mullions but formerly of 3
lights (fire-window) and 5 lights, with 2 of 3 lights over. Doorway
to right has monolithic jambs and semicircular-arched lintel with
sunken spandrels, keystone and impost blocks. Gable stacks with
cyma-moulded cornices. Right-hand return wall has remains of
timber-frame with exposed tie-beam and post.
Interior: scarf-jointed spine beams indicating the former existence
of a bressumer which when the large segmental-arched fireplace at
the opposite end was inserted had a panelled wall (now gone) forming
a division wall creating a small room lit by the former fire-window.
This wall is recorded as having the inscription "I M1701"(La Page,p58).
Barn, at right angles to house, has single aisle to left of tall
cart-entry with monolithic lintel and double tie-stone jambs.
Interior: 3 bays with king-post trusses. RCHM (England) report.
J. La Page, The Story of Baildan, (1951).
Listing NGR: SE1316139040
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