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Title: 27,29 Brookfoot Lane, Brighouse, 1983 - CBC00823

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27,29 Brookfoot Lane, Brighouse, 1983 - CBC00823


Brookfoot Lane, Southowram. SE 12 SW 3/30 Hon. 27 and 29

Grade II

2 Houses, originally house and school. Dated 1787 Hammer-dressed stone with ashlar dressings, stone slate roof. 2-storey south front is symmetrical has rusticated quoins, plinth, broad band. 3 bays. Central bay has paired doorways sharing a common central monolithic jamb. To either side are large 2-light broad sash windows with projecting sills, lintels formed from the band and same over. Set between in central bay is large recess the size of a single light window with tablet reading:

'The leer of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom.

Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old he will not depart from it.

This School and House, was Built at the charitable Bene- volence of Mr: William Staines, of LONDON. Anno Domini 1787

Rear has single storey outshot under cat slide roof with flush quoins and flat faced mullioned window of 3 Lights in roof apace with 2-light broad sash window under and doorway with monolithic jambs. 2 end-on gable stacks to ridge. Gutter brackets to front only.

Listing NGR: SE1314823318
List entry Number: 1133859

© Historic England 2021.
The National Heritage List Text Entries contained in this material were obtained on 12.2.21. The most publicly available up to date National Heritage List Text Entries can be obtained from http://www.historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/

CMBC Ref: B30


Various - CMBC


Calderdale MBC


1983 , 1980s


PHDA - Calderdale MBC


Pennine Horizons Digital Archive




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