Description: The Old House
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 284270
OS Grid Reference: TL9744675410
OS Grid Coordinates: 597446, 275410
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3412, 0.8970
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TL 97 NE HEPWORTH NORTH COMMON
1/7 The Old House
House. C15 and later. One storey and attics: now a 3-cell lobby entrance
form. Timber-framed and rendered; thatched roof; internal chimney-stack with
plain shaft. C20 casement windows; one gabled dormer. Frame in 4 bays: the
bay at the east end is a C18 extension. The 2 central bays show evidence of
having been an open hall : on the upper storey the remains of 2 long 5-light
diamond-mullioned windows, that on the rear wall with mullions in situ. The
original end tie-beam has been cut through to give access to the C18 addition.
Rafter roof. The original timbers are very light-weight and include coppice-
wood. The ceiling to the central ground storey room is a C17 insertion.
Listing NGR: TL9744675410
Source: English Heritage
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