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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: UPPER SHAW

List entry Number: 1278750

Location

UPPER SHAW, NEW ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
CalderdaleMetropolitan AuthorityTodmorden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Nov-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 22-Feb-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 404573

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Details

SD 92SW TODMORDEN ( former M.B.) NEW ROAD SD 960742 Langfield

7/205 Upper Shaw (formerly listed as 22.11.66 Upper Shaw Farmhouse)

G.V. II*

House. Mid C17. Large dressed stone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. 3-room plan to south front has continuous drip course over ground floor windows. All are double chamfered mullioned with hollow chamfered mullions. Reads, 4-light parlour window with 3-light window over. 5-light housebody window with 3-light window over. 3-light fire window with 2-light over. Hoodmould terminates in straight return. Doorway with straight lintel, composite jambs and chamfered surround. 3-light window with hoodmould. Over 3-light window. Left hand return wall has extruded stack. Right hand return wall has 4-light window with same over. Rear has 3-light window and doorway same as front forming through passage. Set between to 1st floor is 3-light window. To right of door, circular window with small chamfered light over. Rear kitchen wing breaks forward, has weathered plinth and double chamfered mullioned window of 4 lights and 2 lights with hoodmould over, with a light opened between. 3-light window to 1st floor. Interior: Through passage has timbered doorway with basket arched lintel and reeded jambs. Housebody has bressumer beam carrying stop chamfered spine beams. In fire area is large stone fireplace with corbeles, and depressed arched lintel with chamfered surround and cyma moulded shelf. Entry to rear kitchen has stop chamfered surround. Kitchen has large slightly cambered bressumer beam carrying stop chamfered spine beams. King post roof, 2 trusses with 6 'V' struts. One with only angle strut. A fine example of a yeoman clothier's house and unusual in preserving two bressumer beams.

Listing NGR: SD9599324256

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National Grid Reference: SD 95993 24256

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