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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: 1133809



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: I

Date first listed: 03-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Dec-1983

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 338873

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BRIGHOUSE KIRKLEES PARK SE 12 SE 4/134 Home Farm Building No. 9 Malthouse (formerly listed as Malthouse 3.1.67 at Kirklees Priory) G.V. I

Malthouse. Late C17. Hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof. L-shaped in plan. 3 storeys and attic. Weathered plinth, string courses to each floor, hoodmoulds with straight returns to 3rd floor windows and attic. Quoins, coped gables with kneelers and base for finial to roof apex. Gables have cart entries with 4-centred arched lintel with composite jambs. East gable has receeding double chamfered mullioned windows over doorway of 4, 3 and 2 lights. Right hand return wall has doorway with 3 centred arched lintel and composite jambs and double chamfered mullioned windows of 3 lights to ground floor and 2 lights to 1st and 2nd floors with external stair to segmental arched doorway to 1st floor.

Interior: King post roof kith heavy slightly cambered tie beams. Basket arched doorway to cross-wing which has fireplace with Tudor arched lintel spandrels and chamfered surround. Main long range has heavy spine beams cut through at first floor revealing haunched tenon joint to equally heavy joists. Walls are plastered and original lime-ash floor laid on rushes or lathes survive to upper floors as does orange Plimsoll line running round the building under windows to indicate maximum floor loadings. A remarkably rare and complete survival.

Listing NGR: SE1732722246

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National Grid Reference: SE 17327 22246


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