Old Cock

West Yorkshire - Halifax

A historic pub interior of some regional importance

Listed Status: II

Old Cock Yard
Halifax
HX1 1DS

OS ref: SE093250

Tel: 07930 163352

Real Ale: Yes

Real Cider: Yes

Nearby Station: Halifax

Station Distance: 500m

Public Transport: Near Railway Station (Halifax) and Bus Stop

Bus: Yes

View on: Whatpub

The sole interest here is the upstairs function room, the ‘Oak Room’, said to have been purpose-built as a banqueting room for this truly ancient inn (dating back to the 1660s). It boasts elaborate decoration of great age and richly detailed windows, by Powell of Leeds, which depict the inn’s history and were added in 1879 by then-owner Isaac Webster, son of the local brewing magnate, Samuel Webster (The Oak Room can usually be viewed by request to the pub staff - but not at lunchtimes, between 12.00 noon and 2.00pm)

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