Bottom Hall Farmhouse, Lightcliffe, Brighouse, West Yorkshire

Bottom Hall Farmhouse, Lightcliffe, Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Photograph taken 23 October 2003 © Mr Nigel Wood. Source Historic England Archive ref: 338910

This house probably dates to the late 17th century. It was used as the workhouse for Hipperholme with Brighouse until the Poor-Law Act of 1834.

Location

West Yorkshire Brighouse

Period

Stuart (1603 - 1713)

Tags

workhouse poverty poor social welfare stuart (1603 - 1713)