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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1254036



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
CalderdaleMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 03-Nov-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 12-Sep-1997

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 437379

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SE 12 NW SHIBDEN HALL ROAD (North, off) SHIBDEN PARK 679/5/127 Shibden Hall Museum (Formerly Listed as: SHIBDEN PARK Shibden Hall) 03-NOV-1954


Includes: Shibden Hall Museum, LISTER'S ROAD, SHIBDEN PARK. House now museum. Late medieval, altered in later C16 and in 2nd quarter of C19 with minor C20 alterations. Original timber-framed building with hall and 2-storeyed crosswings substantially survives. C16 work includes some casing in stone and new central rear wing. C19 work involved much renewal and some re-instatement of original form of building, also addition of tower to west and kitchens to east. Stone roofs. Cross wings preserve exposed framing (partly renewed) with close-set vertical and diagonal members on sill-high stone base. Rear of each wing has stone facing to ground storey. Windows reconstructed. South side of hall set forward in C16 (stone and timber) with long mullioned windows transomed to ground storey. Simple stone north wing with gable. INTERIOR: very much renewed but some original and C16 work remains and also C17 panelling in one room on ground and lst floors. Former buttery has bolection panelling and complete joinery of early C18. West tower of Norman character with pyramidal roof Arcaded loggia to south of traditional kitchen wing with low battlemented tower. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: SE1066925750

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National Grid Reference: SE 10669 25750


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