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Birks Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Horton, Bradford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.792 / 53°47'31"N

Longitude: -1.7954 / 1°47'43"W

OS Eastings: 413572

OS Northings: 432878

OS Grid: SE135328

Mapcode National: GBR J8L.26

Mapcode Global: WHC98.DY8B

Entry Name: Birks Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336142

Location: Bradford, BD7

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Great Horton

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bradford St Wilfrid with St Columba

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

1.
5111 BIRKS FOLD BD7

Birks Farmhouse
SE 13 SW 8/282

II


2.
Early to mid C18 farmhouse with some later alterations. Two-storeys thin sandstone
"brick" with flush quoins. The north front has been refaced in crazed stone. Stone
slate roof, the gable ends with saddlestones and sawn, coped kneelers. The north
front has 2 windows to both floors: 3 light square mullion in older recessed
surrounds. The first floor left hand window retains chamfered mullions. In the
centre is a large square mullion-transomed stair light. Lean-to entrance on east
side. The south elevation is relatively unaltered. Two light square mullion
windows originally of 4 lights in recessed surrounds. Blind Bull's eye framed
window to right hand on first floor; ground floor window of paired arched lights
divided by chamfered mullion. Interior altered but retains a section of panelled
partition and an early C18 stone fireplace.


Listing NGR: SE1357232878

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