Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1134557

Date first listed: 19-Jul-1988



Ordnance survey map of BUTTERWORTH END FARMHOUSE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1134557 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 13-Dec-2018 at 08:18:25.



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

District: Calderdale (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 05136 21402


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


SOWERBY BRIDGE BUTTERWORTH END LANE SE 0421 & SE 0521 (west side, off) 18/25 Butterworth End Farmhouse and Butterworth End Cottage II GV Farmhouse, part now a separate cottage/outbuilding. Mid C17 with later C17 wing and late C17-early C18 porch subdivided into several cottages early- mid C19. Coursed squared stone and rubble brought to course (right bay); stone slate roof. L-shaped plan having wing to rear left, 2nd wing added parallel to this to rear centre, and 2-storey porch added in the angle of this later wing and the main range. 2 storeys, 4 bays with through passage. Quoins to left. Two left bays; refaced C19. Central c1980 porch flanked by 3-light flat-faced mullion windows on each floor, all except ground-floor right window with narrow central light. Shaped gutter brackets. Bay 3: chamfered quoined basket-arched doorway with deep lintel formerly in gabled porch; above it a C19 window and a reset sundial. Bay 4: C19 doorway to left of 4-light window with 3-light window above, both chamfered mullioned. Shaped kneeler and coping to left gable. Ridge stacks between bays 1 and 2 and to wings. Rear: right wing: plinth, quoins on right, eaves lower on right. A 5-light double-chamfered mullion window (2 mullions removed) with hoodmould to each floor. C19 doorway to left on ground floor and window on lst floor. Left wing: C19 doorway; left return has a 5-light double- chamfered mullion window to each floor, partly blocked by porch, with hoodmould to ground-floor window, Porch: blind lst-floor oculus; entrance in left return: bricked-up chamfered quoined doorway with deep lintel under blocked oculus and gable with shaped kneelers and coping; inside is earlier chamfered quoined shallow-Tudor-arched doorway to main range. Left bay (main range); blocked 2-light window to ground floor, 4-light window to lst floor, both chamfered mullioned. Left return: watershot stone; a blocked 2-light chamfered mullion window to 1st floor of wing and main range. Interior: through-passage has stop-chamfered quoined doorway into housbody which has heck beam, large, roll-moulded, elliptical-arched fireplace with pendant over keystone, and chamfered spine beams. Right bay has king-post roof truss with angle struts, large-scantling trenched purlins, rafters and square-section ridge-piece - all probably C17. Former numerals on panel on housebody chimney breast reported to read "1656"? (RCHM(E) report (31454), although Kendall records the inscription over the fireplace as being '(Mary) 1690', for Isaac and I - H Mary Holroyde, Isaac acquiring the property in 1666-7 (Kendall, p 109). HP Kendall, "Ancient Halls of Norland", Halifax Antiquarian Society, Vol 2 (1904), pp 93-111.

Listing NGR: SE0513621402


The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 339147

Legacy System: LBS



End of official listing