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Gateway in Grounds of Calderdale Borough Sowerby Bridge Area Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Sowerby Bridge, Calderdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7066 / 53°42'23"N

Longitude: -1.9171 / 1°55'1"W

OS Eastings: 405569

OS Northings: 423358

OS Grid: SE055233

Mapcode National: GBR HT1L.R0

Mapcode Global: WHB8N.J398

Entry Name: Gateway in Grounds of Calderdale Borough Sowerby Bridge Area Office

Listing Date: 19 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185683

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339360

Location: Calderdale, HX6

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Sowerby Bridge

Built-Up Area: Sowerby Bridge

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sowerby St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SOWERBY BRIDGE SOWERBY NEW ROAD
SE 0423 & SE 0523
(south side, off)
12/230
Gateway in grounds
of Calderdale Borough
Sowerby Bridge
Area office
- II
Gateway with flanking walls. Early-mid C19. Rubble brought to course.
Gateway with wall continuing for approximately 2 metres to west and for
approximately 5 metres at right angles to south. North (garden) front:
quoined pointed-arched gateway with double gates flanked by slightly projecting
embattled towers square on plan, each with one tall arrow slit. Continuous
ashlar band on plain blocks and similar band at top of towers. Lower band
continues across embattled wall which has flat-coped merlons and is stepped
down to south. On west side of south wall is a blocked quoined doorway.


Listing NGR: SE0556923358

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