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Vale Mills (Oldest Part Only)

A Grade II Listed Building in Keighley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8404 / 53°50'25"N

Longitude: -1.9447 / 1°56'40"W

OS Eastings: 403736

OS Northings: 438240

OS Grid: SE037382

Mapcode National: GBR GSV1.S2

Mapcode Global: WHB7W.3Q7R

Entry Name: Vale Mills (Oldest Part Only)

Listing Date: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200761

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338381

Location: Haworth, Cross Roads and Stanbury, Bradford, BD22

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Haworth, Cross Roads and Stanbury

Built-Up Area: Keighley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cross Roads-cum-Lees St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 0238 and SE 0338 Lees
Vale Mills (oldest part

- II

Cotton mill. Early C19. For John Greenwood and his Son (Hodgson, p219).
Coursed millstone grit, graduated Westmorland slate roof. 'T'-shaped block, the
trunk 3-storeyed, spanning the river and road, with an office block in the mill
yard at its head (south end) and 2-storeyed ranges running off to west and east.
The 3-storeyed range has a quoined, shouldered arch across the road, and a lower,
segmental arch with rusticated voussoirs and spandrels across river. Many
small-paned windows with stone lintels and continuous cill bands. Ashlar coping.
The Greenwoods also built here a row of cottages and a school (Hodgson, p 219).
They also worked at Airworth Mill, Aireworth Road (qv) (Ibid 218).
J Hodgson, Textile Manufacture in Keighley, 1879.

Listing NGR: SE0373638240

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