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Latitude: 53.5979 / 53°35'52"N
Longitude: -1.7488 / 1°44'55"W
OS Eastings: 416722
OS Northings: 411286
OS Grid: SE167112
Mapcode National: GBR JV7T.5Z
Mapcode Global: WHCB8.3THN
Entry Name: Blake House
Listing Date: 23 June 1965
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1183903
English Heritage Legacy ID: 341185
Location: Kirkburton, Kirklees, HD4
Civil Parish: Kirkburton
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Thurstonland St Thomas
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 11 SE MARSH HALL LANE
23rd June 1965
Large farmhouse. Mid C17 with C19 alterations. Deeply coursed
hammer dressed stone. Stone slate roof with gable copings on moulded
kneelers. Two storeys. Double gabled west side with long range
to right. Single, projecting gable to east, which has C19 windows.
The west gables have double chamfered windows: one 4-light to each
floor with C19 doorway, to right gable. One 5-light window with
hood mould to 1st floor of left gable, a large later 2-light window
to ground floor and a staircase cross-window. The range to right
has C19 openings to both elevations including one 6-light and one
8-light window (the latter with 3 blocked lights), to east elevation
1st floor. This range contains some timber framing and posts. The
main parlour in the gabled part of the house has an excellent ceiling
with 2 main beams and 3 secondary beams, joists and secondary joists all
H. J. Moorhouse, The History of Kirkburton & the Graveship of Holme, 1861.
Listing NGR: SE1672211286
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