CLOSE HEAD HOUSE AND ADJOINING BARN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1133620

Date first listed: 09-Aug-1983

Statutory Address: CLOSE HEAD HOUSE AND ADJOINING BARN, WELL HEADS BD13

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CLOSE HEAD HOUSE AND ADJOINING BARN, WELL HEADS BD13

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

District: Bradford (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 08304 32924

Summary

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History

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Details

1. 5111 WELL HEADS Hill Top BD13

Close Head House and adjoining barn SE 0832 38/1177

II

2. Dated 1857. A 2-storey 3 bay villa with service wing, probably a recasing of earlier farmhouse, and incorporating to north-east a barn. Villa designs of this date and type are unusual in the area. Thin sandstone "bricks" with ashlar quoins and dressings. Stone slate roof with moulded eaves cornice. Flanking chimneys with bracketed cornices. Symmetrical south front. Central first floor sash window in rusticated surround, flanking 2-storey pilastered canted bay windows. Pilastered doorway with dated frieze and moulded cornice. Impost moulding to spring of fanlight arch. The set back stone slate roofed barn has segmental archway. Close Head House is prominently set on a terrace overlooking the valley below Thornton.

Listing NGR: SE0830432924

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 337302

Legacy System: LBS

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