Bents Farmhouse and attached barn


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Bents Farmhouse and attached barn, Moor Bottom Lane


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Statutory Address:
Bents Farmhouse and attached barn, Moor Bottom Lane

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

Calderdale (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 05514 22019


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SE 0422 and SE 0522 15/134

SOWERBY BRIDGE MOOR BOTTOM LANE (west side, off) Bents Farmhouse and attached barn

II Laithehouse with attached barn. Early C19 with slightly later barn. Coursed squared stone, stone slate roof. Part of laithe formed separate dwelling with access from rear. Two storeys.

Laithehouse: one bay house to right of three bay laithe with cottage in rear of right-hand bay. Barn attached to left of three bays. Openings have plain stone surrounds, windows with flat-faced mullions. House: four-panel door to left of three-light window on each floor; end stacks. Barn: central segmental-arched cart-entry with imposts and keystone; doorway to left end; single-light windows flanking cart-entry and three of same to first floor. Attached barn: central bonded round-arched cart-entry with raised keystone; doorway to either end with former two-light window on inside of each; small window over cart entry; plain gutter brackets; coping to left gable.

Rear: laithehouse, from left: four-panel door flanked by three-light windows on each floor; six-panel door; former three-light window. Attached barn: central doorway; windows to either end converted to doors.

Listing NGR: SE0551422019


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 14 Jan 2007
Reference: IOE01/15821/07
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Nigel Wood. Source Historic England Archive
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