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7, Beast Fair

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontefract, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6911 / 53°41'27"N

Longitude: -1.3121 / 1°18'43"W

OS Eastings: 445524

OS Northings: 421844

OS Grid: SE455218

Mapcode National: GBR MT8R.QL

Mapcode Global: WHDC6.THD6

Entry Name: 7, Beast Fair

Listing Date: 5 November 1968

Last Amended: 15 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342645

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

PONTEFRACT BEAST FAIR
SE 4521 NE
(south-west side)
8/6 No 7
(formerly listed as Nos 36
5.11.68 and 38 Market Place)
GV II

House, now partly shop. Late C18 with late C19 and C20 alterations. Painted brick
with stone dressings and Welsh slate roof. Three storeys and three bays. C20 shop
front to ground floor left and passageway through the building to Star Yard to the
right. Flush stone quoins above ground floor to left. First floor has 3 tall
sashes with glazing bars, probably C20, below flat stone arches with fluted
keystones, sash to right in considerably reduced opening. 3 similar windows above,
but arches truncated. To far left is a fluted C18 hopper head to bracketed downpipe.
Original moulded stone cornice with later brickwork above and C19 bracketed cornice
with moulded gutter. No stacks.


Listing NGR: SE4552421843

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