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45, Ropergate

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontefract, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6898 / 53°41'23"N

Longitude: -1.3135 / 1°18'48"W

OS Eastings: 445431

OS Northings: 421699

OS Grid: SE454216

Mapcode National: GBR MT8S.F1

Mapcode Global: WHDC6.SJQ6

Entry Name: 45, Ropergate

Listing Date: 29 July 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135421

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342692

Location: Wakefield, WF8

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Pontefract North

Built-Up Area: Pontefract

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Pontefract St Giles with St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 4521 NW
(south-west side)
No 45

House, now shop and offices. Probably early C18, refronted early C19. Ashlar
with slate roof. Two storeys, 3 slightly asymmetrical bays with central
entrance bay slightly to right. Plinth. Entrance has double-leaf panelled door
below traceried fanlight; doorcase with panelled jambs, archivolt on moulded
imposts and moulded cornice supported by tall consoles. To either'side, sash
windows with glazing bars on plain sill band. First floor has 3 similar sashes
with projecting sills. All windows below plain flush lintels. Wide moulded
cornice. Stone coped gable to left. Central brick ridge stack. Interior:
vestibule has leaved part-glazed door below fanlight in pulvinated architrave
with corner paterae, similar architrave inside front door, side doors match but
do not have fanlights; rear hall has decorative encaustic floor tiles;
segmental-arched opening mid-way along rear hall; rear door has architrave
matching those at front with fanliqht.

Listing NGR: SE4543121699

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