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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.


List entry Number: 1116447



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


District: Calderdale

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Nov-1966

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 339409

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SOWERBY BRIDGE TOWN GATE SE 0423 & SE 0523 (north side), Sowerby 12/277 Nos 40 and 42 (The Royd) 15.11.66 - II House, now 2 dwellings. Dated "SL 1632 IL", altered and subdivided C19. Rubble brought to course, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Quoins on left and formerly on right (truncated by addition of No 44). A doorway to right of each bay; that to right bay (No 42) having chamfered, quoined surround and basket- arched lintel with dated panels; that to left bay (No 40) with plain stone sur- round. A double-chamfered mullion window to left of each door, of 4 (now 2) lights to bay 1, of 6 (now 3) lights to bay 2. Continuous dripmould with decora- tive circular stops. Two 2-light flat-faced mullion windows above. Plain gutter brackets. End stacks. Rear: in centre a plain-stone surround doorway to right of a 4- (now 2-) light double-chamfered mullion window. On right, 2 single-light windows, one formerly a 2-light double-chamfered mullion window. lst floor: 2 double-chamfered mullion windows, now of 2 lights. Interior: chamfered spine beams, those in right bay (No 42) spliced, indicating former bressummer. Also in this bay, at rear, a beam with continuous mortice in soffit indicating former timber partition. Flat-arched stone fireplace in left bay (No 40). Queen-post roof trusses with angle struts.

Listing NGR: SE0401423263

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National Grid Reference: SE 04014 23263


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