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6, Beast Fair

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontefract, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6914 / 53°41'29"N

Longitude: -1.3122 / 1°18'43"W

OS Eastings: 445514

OS Northings: 421880

OS Grid: SE455218

Mapcode National: GBR MT8R.PG

Mapcode Global: WHDC6.TG9Y

Entry Name: 6, Beast Fair

Listing Date: 15 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135448

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342648

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
(north-east side)
8/9
No 6
GV
II

House, now shop on ground floor. Mid-late C18 with later alterations. Red-brown
brick in Flemish bond, Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 2 bays. Ground floor: late
C19 shop front, with part-glazed door below overlight to left and canted plate-glass
window, with retractable sunblind above at sill level of first-floor windows, which
are C20 casements. The second-floor windows are half size 6-pane sashes, with
exposed sash boxes and projecting ashlar sills. All the windows have ashlar
voussoired wedge lintels with dropped fluted keystones. Shaped kneeler and ashlar
coping left. Rebuilt brick stack to left end.


Listing NGR: SE4551421880

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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