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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: REDACRE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1229121

Location

REDACRE HOUSE, BURNLEY ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
CalderdaleMetropolitan AuthorityHebden Royd

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Jul-1963

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 403804

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History

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Details

SE 02NW HEBDEN ROYD C.P. (off) BURNLEY ROAD (north side) SE 012262 Mytholmroyd 2/74 Redacre House

19.7.63

- II* House, late C16. Large dressed stone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3-room front with F-plan, with projecting 2-storey porch and cross-wing all with coped gables with kneelers with a 3rd gable set between over the housebody. 4 linear divisions. 1st is service end with wide altered window with over to 1st floor single arched light with spandrels. 2nd division is formed by porch which breaks forward and has Tudor arched doorway with roll moulded surround. 1st floor jetties out with cyma moulded cornice under. All windows are double chamfered mullioned with cavetto moulded mullions and hoodmould. Porch chamber formerly of 3 lights. Set back is 3rd division. Cross-firewindow to left of 6-light housebody window with king mullion. Over in gabled attic dormer is 3-light window with carved ball to apex stone. Wing breaks forward; inserted doorway with monolithic jambs to left of 6-light window with king mullion. Over, to 1st floor, a single arched light with spandrels to left of 5-light window. Attached to left hand return wall is barn of no interest. This is excluded from the item. Right hand return wall has lateral stack with offsets and diamond set flue slightly truncated. To right is 3-light chamfered mullioned window to rear room. Rear has similar 4-light window to 1st floor. Pointed arched doorway with chamfered surround to former through passage blocked to form a window. 3 stacks to ridge. Interior: Inner doorway has Tudor arched lintel with stop chamfered surround. Housebody retains stop chamfered bressumer on heck-post and segmental arched fireplace on skewbacks with elaborate moulded surround (cyma, step, step). Stop chamfered spine beams and joists. The house is important as it is probably the earliest house in Calderdale exhibiting an F-plan. C. F. Stell, p.75.

Listing NGR: SE0118826273

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Stell, C F, Vernacular Architecture in a Pennine Community, (1960), 75

National Grid Reference: SE 01188 26273

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