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Granary with Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres South of Methley Bridge Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Castleford, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7255 / 53°43'31"N

Longitude: -1.3796 / 1°22'46"W

OS Eastings: 441030

OS Northings: 425634

OS Grid: SE410256

Mapcode National: GBR LTTC.37

Mapcode Global: WHDBZ.SM79

Entry Name: Granary with Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres South of Methley Bridge Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135540

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342465

Location: Wakefield, WF10

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Altofts and Whitwood

Built-Up Area: Castleford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Castleford Team Parish

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

CASTLEFORD JIN-WHIN HILL
SE42NW
(west side)
1/3 Granary with dovecote
- approx. 50 metres south
of Methley Bridge
Farmhouse.
II

Granary with dovecote, now store. Early C19. Handmade brown brick in random
bond, corrugated sheet roof. Single cell. 3½ storeys; gabled south front has
a segmental-arched wagon doorway to the right (wooden double doors with
handmade strap hinges), a square window to the left, a larger square window
in the centre at 1st floor, and at the top of the gable a round-headed
opening to the pigeon loft, with a prominent perching ledge. Left return
wall has a segmental-headed doorway and a square window at ground floor, and
a blocked square window above. Right return wall has one window on each
floor. All windows have flat-arched brick heads.
Interior: not inspected, but loft is said to be lined with nesting boxes.


Listing NGR: SE4103025634

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