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1-7, Lingwell Gate Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Wrenthorpe and Outwood West, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.715 / 53°42'54"N

Longitude: -1.509 / 1°30'32"W

OS Eastings: 432500

OS Northings: 424400

OS Grid: SE325244

Mapcode National: GBR KTXH.30

Mapcode Global: WHC9S.SWLC

Entry Name: 1-7, Lingwell Gate Lane

Listing Date: 6 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135491

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342550

Location: Wakefield, WF1

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Wrenthorpe and Outwood West

Built-Up Area: Wakefield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Outwood St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(east side, off),
Lofthouse Gate.

4/57 Nos 1-7 (consec.)

- II

Railway cottages. Probably 1870s for a midland railway company. Brick.
Welsh slate roofs. Two storeys. A symmetrical composition each house
consisting of 2 bays under a half-hipped roof, except the middle house which
breaks forward slightly and is gabled. All openings have polychromatic brick
pointed arches. Entrances to Nos 1, 4 and 7 each under a brick cornice. Nos
2 and 3 and 5 and 6 are paired under a gable with decorative polychromatic
brickwork. The doors have diagonal boarding and cusped overlights. 4-pane
sashes with raised sills. 2-course brick band at 1st-floor sill level.
Decorative barge-boards, those to the half-hipped roofs pierced with trefoils
(some missing). In each end valley is a tall ornamental brick stack each
with heavy plinth and cornice. Two slightly more plain stacks flank the
centre gable. Three small staircase lights to each return. The rear
elevation is treated similarly to the front but more plain.
Each dwelling has a yard with a small back-to-back coal-place.

Listing NGR: SE3250024400

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

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