Lower Beestonhirst

22 Jul 2003
Lower Beestonhirst, Rochdale Road, Ripponden, Calderdale, West Yorkshire, HX6 4LL
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SE 01NW RIPPONDEN (former U.D.) (off) ROCHDALE ROAD (south SE 013189 side), Baitings

5/129 Lower Beestonhirst _ _ II

Laithe-house, initialled and dated "J S S". Thin coursed hammer dressed 1765 stone, stone slate roof. Quoins. Barn to left hand end has mistal doorway with monolithic jambs to left of segmental arched cart entry with skewbacks and expressed keystone over which is apron to underneath of inscribed date tablet.

Single-light window to room taken out of 3-bay barn, with queen-strut roof, with hayloft over. Doorway with monolithic jambs and 2 bays of flat faced mullioned windows with overlapping lintels and sills of 2 wide lights lacking glazing.

Right hand return wall has doorway with thin monolithic jambs. Rear has flat faced mullioned windows of 2 and 4 lights. 2 dressed stacks to ridge.

Listing NGR: SE0134618974


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1072 IOE Records taken by Norman Hurst; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Norman Hurst. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Hurst, Norman

Rights Holder: Hurst, Norman


Stone, Georgian Laithe House, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, Monument <By Form>, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Barn, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument, Cow House, Animal Shed