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Latitude: 53.6917 / 53°41'30"N
Longitude: -1.3127 / 1°18'45"W
OS Eastings: 445483
OS Northings: 421913
OS Grid: SE454219
Mapcode National: GBR MT8R.LC
Mapcode Global: WHDC6.TG3Q
Entry Name: Number 22 and 24 Including the Shop Premises on the Corner of Corn Market and Shoe Market
Listing Date: 3 March 1975
Last Amended: 15 November 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1135449
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342650
Location: Wakefield, WF8
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
PONTEFRACT BEAST FAIR
SE 4521 NW
7/11 Nos 22 and 24 including the shop
premises on the corner of Corn
3.3.75 Market and Shoe Market (formerly
listed as Nos. 22 and 24 and premises
at corner of Shoe Market occupied
by Farmers Butchers).
Two houses, now 2 shops with hairdressing salon above. Late C18 or early C19 with
later alterations. Painted brick in English garden wall bond, Welsh slate roof.
3 storeys, 2 bays. Ground floor: C20 shop fronts not of special interest. First-
floor windows are sashes; second-floor windows are smaller, C20 casements to left,
sash to right; windows have projecting ashlar sills and ashlar voussoired wedge
lintels. Roof hipped to left. Large ridge stack between bays. Left return: 2 bays.
Ground floor: 4-panel door below overlight with chamfered lintel, giving access to
upper floors. Upper windows as front, except both second-floor windows are C20
casements. The matching 1-bay range on left, with a straight joint between, and
returning'into Shoe Market, fronts onto Corn Market. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SE4548321913
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