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Hopton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Mirfield, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6623 / 53°39'44"N

Longitude: -1.7038 / 1°42'13"W

OS Eastings: 419670

OS Northings: 418461

OS Grid: SE196184

Mapcode National: GBR JVJ2.XX

Mapcode Global: WHCB2.S6VR

Entry Name: Hopton Hall

Listing Date: 14 March 1966

Last Amended: 3 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183916

English Heritage Legacy ID: 340807

Location: Mirfield, Kirklees, WF14

County: Kirklees

Civil Parish: Mirfield

Built-Up Area: Mirfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Mirfield Team Parish

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

MIRFIELD UD HOPTON HALL LANE
SE 11 NE (Upper Hopton)

4/120
14/3/66 Hopton Hall
(formerly listed its No 6
G.V. (Hopton Ilall))

II

Hall. C16 with C19 substantial alterations. Timber framed gables
and hammer dressed stone. Stone slate roof. Two storeys. H-plan,
though left wing does not project at rear. Central part is double
pile with central stacks, symmetrical,and is part of the C19 rebuild.
2 bays of 3-light windows with entrance to left and right. Left wing
timber framed with projecting gable, vertical studding and diagonal
strutting. Projecting 1st floor 3-light bay window and 3-light ground
floor window both with some early glazing. Later stone plinth obscures
footings of posts. Right gable the same except ground floor is in C19
stone, and ornamental barge board with pendant finial at apex. The rear
of the left wing has a timber framed gable and 1st floor part infilled
with brick. The rest of the rear elevation is C19. Left elevation
has 2 and 3-light C19 windows. Right elevation also C19 with central
gabled porch and gable to each side with mullioned and transomed bays
to ground floor and similar flush windows to 1st floor.

Interior: Some oak panelling in entrance. Rest said to be modernised
and not accessible at time of survey.

N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, 1967.


Listing NGR: SE1967018461

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