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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: 1279349



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


District: Calderdale

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Hebden Royd

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Jul-1963

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Jun-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 403655

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SE 02NW HEBDEN ROYD C.P. BURLEES LANE, SE 000270 Mytholmroyd 2/56 Great Burlees (formerly listed as Great Burlees 19.7.63 Farmhouse)

G.V. II*

House, late C16 cross-wing with added hall range, cross-wing forming a U-shaped plan with a rear kitchen wing, mid C17. Large dressed stone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. West wing has double chamfered mullioned windows with cavetto chamfered mullions of 6 lights to each floor with hoodmould with straight return. Coped gable with kneelers. Tall lateral stack to right hand return wall next to C19 porch covering C16 doorway with stop chamfered surround. Hall has impressive mullioned and transomed window with 3 king mullions of 20 lights (4 blocked). Over is 8-light mullioned and transomed window to gabled attic dormer. Doorway in through-passage position has depressed arched lintel and stop chamfered surround. Inserted C19 2-light window over. East wing has 10-light mullioned and transomed window to both floors. String course. Coped gable with moulded kneelers. Right hand return wall has tall lateral stack and altered C19 2-light windows. Rear kitchen wing has former 4-light chamfered mullioned window with 3-light window over. Coped gable with stack of C18 character. 3 other stacks. Interior of west wing has finely reeded spine beams and floor joists. Kitchen wing has fireplace with segmental arched lintel carried on corbelled jambs with chamfered surround. Illustrated in A. Comfort, Ancient Halls in and About Halifax, (1913), p.47. C. F. Stell, p.76, 276.

Listing NGR: SE0000327029

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Comfort, A , Ancient Halls in and about Halifax, (1913), 47
Stell, C F, Vernacular Architecture in a Pennine Community, (1960), 76, 276

National Grid Reference: SE 00003 27029


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