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CROFT HEAD FARM

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.

Name: CROFT HEAD FARM

List entry Number: 1135345

Location

CROFT HEAD FARM, 14, STATION ROAD

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

County:

District: Kirklees

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Kirkburton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jun-1965

Date of most recent amendment: 16-May-1984

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 341215

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SE 10 NE STATION ROAD Kirkburton 8/100 No. 14 (Croft Head Farm) 23rd June 1965 (formerly listed as Croft Head Farmhouse and out- building) G.V. II

House, part of group. C17, but greatly altered in the late C18, and containing timber framing probably of the C15. Coursed rubble with quoins. Stone slate roof. Two storeys. The main elevation has late C18 openings, but the near-central doorway has reset triangular lintel with raised lettering: TM 1620 WM GOD : BLESS : THIS : HOUSE AND . THEM. THAT DWELL . THERE IN To left is 3-light window and to right are 2-light window, both with mullions removed. Four 2-light windows to 1st floor. To right gable is central projecting stack, to the left of which is a 2-light double chamfered window, and to the right is a 3-light window to each floor, both double chamfered, and a tiny chamfered light. Outshut to rear with recent stone porch.

Interior: The wall between the house and outshut is timber-framed with 2 visible posts, an intermediate rail and close studding. The posts are arch-braced to the arcade plate all with pegged joints. A former doorway in the stud wall is part blocked. At 90° is part of a truss with housings on its underside for further studding. The main room has stop-chamfered beams which are scarf-jointed at the point where a bressumer would have been. The end bay has a moulded fireplace surround, corresponding to the projecting stack. Further studding to 1st floor.

Listing NGR: SE1935809853

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National Grid Reference: SE 19358 09853

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