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Description: Croft House
Date Listed: 10 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184024
OS Grid Reference: SD8750234776
OS Grid Coordinates: 387502, 434776
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8091, -2.1913
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SD 83 SE BRIERCLIFFE WITH TODMORDEN ROAD
3/18 Croft House
Farmhouse, now house. Probably later C17; altered. Coursed sandstone
rubble, rendered and painted white, stone slate roof with rebuilt gable
chimneys. Two unequal bays. Gable to road. Two storeys; gabled
single-storey porch offset to 1st bay, left of this a low 3-light window,
right of it a taller 3-light window, and at 1st floor three 3-light
windows: all these windows with slightly recessed chamfered mullions.
Right gable wall (to road) has inserted windows on both floors; rear has at
lst floor an ex situ C16 mullioned window of 6 deeply-recessed round-headed
lights with hollow spandrels and a hoodmould (from Chapel House, Nelson).
Interior: mostly altered (perhaps raised in C19), but 2nd bay contains a
segmental-headed stone fireplace with moulded surround, and corbelled jambs
supporting a massive lintel with moulded cornice (this probably restored).
Listing NGR: SD8750234776
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Source: English Heritage
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