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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: 1135274



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


District: Kirklees

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Denby Dale

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Mar-1965

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 341342

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SE 21 SE 2/70 29.3.65 WOODHOUSE LANE Clayton West

White Cross Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17 or early C18 with 1763 addition and C18, C19 and recent alterations. Hammer dressed stone. Quoins. Stone slate roof. Chamfered gable copings on moulded kneelers. Two storeys. Rectangular plan with central gable to front and rear, and set back 1763 addition to left. The main front is much altered and has C19 and recent openings and an added porch. A tablet reads WW 1758. The addition to left is of 3 bays with doorway to right with rectangular fanlight and panelled door. Sash windows, those to upper floor smaller and square. Windows and door have raised surround. A tablet reads WW 1763. Right gable and part of rear rebuilt in brick. Various altered 2-light double chamfered windows to rear, three with drip mould.

W.W. refers to William Wheatley (d.1766).

H.N. Pobjoy, A History of Emley, 1970.

Listing NGR: SE2571412829

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pobjoy, H N, A History of Emley, (1970)

National Grid Reference: SE2571412829


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