Greenhead (house and barn)


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
Greenhead (house and barn), Moor End Lane


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Statutory Address:
Greenhead (house and barn), Moor End Lane

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

Calderdale (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 07184 22770


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SE 0622-0722 16/135 SOWERBY BRIDGE Pickwood Scar MOOR END LANE (north side, off), Greenhead (house and barn)

II Row of three cottages, now all one, and attached barn. Circa 1800 in present form, possibly having earlier origin. Coursed squared stone, stone slate roof. L-shaped plan; two storeys, three bays with lower three bay barn to rear right. Quoins. Openings have plain stone surrounds, windows with flat-faced mullions.

Cottage range: each bay has a doorway on left, that to right bay now gone, and a four-light window to each floor. Shaped gutter brackets. Four ridge stacks. Rear: right bay has a four-light window to each floor, central bay a four-light window with five-light window above. On left the barn range projects, the bay nearest cottage range being part of it and having a keyed, arched, first floor window, and the barn a central cart entry with imposts and keystone (narrowed) with inserted light above and blocked mistal doorway on right at lower level. Right return: cottage range: two-light cellar window on right; two windows to ground and first floors, formerly of two- and four-lights, the ground floor left window now with doorway; blocked square opening with ledge to gable.

Barn: central elliptical-arched cart entry with imposts and keystone. Left return: two 1985 three-light windows to each floor.

The building was originally owned by Greenhead House and probably provided accommodation for employees.

Listing NGR: SE0718422770


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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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