1) A regional word for dye-house, pronounced 'littus' locally.
1540 lands and tenements called A lytehous now in the tenure of John Sunderland, Sowerby
1553 all my hool lithowse, as wadde, hardasche, with all suche thinges thereto belonging, Birstall
1635 un domu voc a Lithouse, Rishworth
1675 litthouses or dyeing houses erected upon the common, Honley.