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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: WINDLE HILL

List entry Number: 1230058

Location

WINDLE HILL, MIRY LANE

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: 21-Jun-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 404691

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SE 02SW HEBDEN ROYD C.P. (off) MIRY LANE, SE 013246 Mytholmroyd 4/195 Windle Hill

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- II*

House. Late C16. Large dressed stone, stone slate roof. 1½ storeys, floors at different levels following the line of the hill. All windows have cavetto moulded surrounds and mullions. 3-room plan. 1st cell has 3-light window. 2nd cell, 4-light housebody window; 2-light fire-window. 3rd cell has two 2-light windows. Lobby entry to rear has cavetto moulded surround. Covered by C19 lean-to with cellar. Left hand return wall has 2-light window at 1st floor level. Coped gable with kneelers. Right hand return wall has 2-light window (blocked) with single light to apex. One stack to ridge. Interior has bressumer in housebody directly under king post truss the principal rafters of which cross at apex with a diagonally set ridge. It is most probable that the housebody was an open hall with fire-hood, with to either side rooms with upper chambers lit by windows in the gable ends. A rare survival of a small open-hall house. C. F. Stell, p.lll-113.

Listing NGR: SE0132624646

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Stell, C F, Vernacular Architecture in a Pennine Community, (1960), 111-113

National Grid Reference: SE 01326 24646

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