Description: 26 and 28, Towngate
Date Listed: 19 April 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 334107
OS Grid Reference: SE2330603710
OS Grid Coordinates: 423306, 403710
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5295, -1.6499
3/76 Nos 26 and 28
19th April 1982 (formerly listed as
26 and 28 Towngate and
No 1 Royd Moor Road)
Two houses. C17 with C19 alterations and C20 restoration. Coursed squared
stone. Stone slate roof (part bitumen covered). Two storeys 7-cell plan
with cross wing to left which projects at rear. 0uoins. The left gabled
wing has a restored 5-light double-chamfered window to ground floor with
hoodmould and a similar 4-light window to 1st floor. Arched single light in
apex. Hollow-chamfered gable copings on moulded kneelers and shaped finials.
The centre bay has flat-faced mullion windows: 4-light to ground floor and
10-light to 1st floor. The right bay also has C19 windows. Three ashlar
stacks. Rear: arched entrance to centre bay, The cross wing has
double-chamfered windows; a 3-light and a blocked and altered cross-window to
ground floor, a 3-light to 1st floor, and a cross-window to gable apex.
Interior: large arched fireplace in cross wing with adjoining opening
presumably altered. Chamfered fireplace in room above.
Listing NGR: SE2330603710
Source: English Heritage
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