History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Beech House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sowerby Bridge, Calderdale

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7108 / 53°42'39"N

Longitude: -1.9078 / 1°54'27"W

OS Eastings: 406184

OS Northings: 423828

OS Grid: SE061238

Mapcode National: GBR HT3J.RH

Mapcode Global: WHB8G.NZRL

Entry Name: Beech House

Listing Date: 19 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366166

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339125

Location: Calderdale, HX6

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Sowerby Bridge

Built-Up Area: Halifax

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sowerby Bridge Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Find accommodation in
Sowerby Bridge

Listing Text

SOWERBY BRIDGE BEECH ROAD
SE 0623-0723
(south side)
13/3 No 26 (Beech House) and
No 28
-
- II
House, now 2 dwellings. Early-mid C18, converted mid C19. Coursed squared stone,
stone slate roof. 2 and 3 storeys, 5 bays. Road Front: 2 right-hand bays 2-storeyed. Quoins.
Openings have plain stone surrounds, windows with recessed flat-faced mullions,
several removed. 3 left-hand bays (No 28), from left: steps down to doorway with
a 3-light window to left on each floor; a full-height transomed 2-light stair window
(top and bottom lights blocked); a 3-light window to each floor. 2 right-hand bays
(Beech House): to left of centre a blocked doorway flanked by 3-light windows on
each floor, lower right-hand window with inserted doorway. Shaped kneeler to right.
Stacks to ends and centre and to ends of Beech House, forward of ridge. Rear:
3 storeys; quoins. Beech House has a 2-storey C19 canted bay window with 2-light
flat-faced mullion window above and on left, a 4-light window as front to each floor.
No 28 has central C19 door flanked by c1980 windows; above on each floor, a 1-light
window flanked by 2-light windows, all C19 with flat-faced mullions and sashes.
Shaped gutter brackets and kneelers; coping. Left return: a 2-light chamfered
mullion window, mullion removed. Right return: in gable a blocked 4-light double-
chamfered mullion and transom window. Interior: No 28 has stair with C18 type
turned balusters.


Listing NGR: SE0618423828

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.