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Number 22 and 24 Including the Shop Premises on the Corner of Corn Market and Shoe Market

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontefract, Wakefield

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135449

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342650

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
(north-east side)
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

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

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