History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

25 and 27, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontefract, Wakefield

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6914 / 53°41'29"N

Longitude: -1.3108 / 1°18'38"W

OS Eastings: 445609

OS Northings: 421880

OS Grid: SE456218

Mapcode National: GBR MT9R.0G

Mapcode Global: WHDC6.VG0Z

Entry Name: 25 and 27, Market Place

Listing Date: 5 November 1968

Last Amended: 15 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135458

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342678

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

Find accommodation in
Pontefract

Listing Text

PONTEFRACT MARKET PLACE
SE 4521 NE
(south-east side)
8/39
Nos 25 and 27
5.11.68 (No 25 only)
II
GV
Two houses under 1 roof, now 2 shops with offices above. Probably early C18 with
mid-late C19 and C20 alterations. Rendered and painted brick in Flemish bond. Welsh
slate roof. 2 storeys with lofts, 2:2 bays. No 25: rendered ground floor C20 shop
front not of special interest; first floor 4-light casement square bay window;
boarded over cornice; 2 gabled dormers each with a 2-light casement window. No 27
has advanced front with painted ashlar quoins; ground-floor C20 shop front not of
special interest; and board door, below overlight, giving access to upper floors;
2 first-floor sash windows with projecting sills and deep lintels; frieze, dentil
cornice, with corniced parapet above in front of 2 flat-roofed dormer windows. No
stacks. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SE4560921880

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.