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King's Arms Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Warmfield cum Heath, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6749 / 53°40'29"N

Longitude: -1.4622 / 1°27'43"W

OS Eastings: 435627

OS Northings: 419956

OS Grid: SE356199

Mapcode National: GBR LT7Y.7D

Mapcode Global: WHDC4.HWYN

Entry Name: King's Arms Cottages

Listing Date: 31 July 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135549

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342385

Location: Warmfield cum Heath, Wakefield, WF1

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Warmfield cum Heath

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Warmfield St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/80 Nos 1/2/3 King's
31.7.79 Arms Cottages


Row of cottages, now a single dwelling. Early C17, altered c1725 and early C19.
Hammer-dressed stone, part brick to rear, internal timbered-arcade to rear
outshut from earlier C17 house, stone slate roof. 3-cell through-passage plan
converted to 3 single cell cottages early C19. 2 storeys, three lst-floor windows;
C17 single-storey outshut to rear of 2nd and 3rd cells. Quoins. First 2 cells
have C19 fenestration: paired doorways with deep monolithic lintels flanked by
windows with similar deep lintels and projecting sills retaining Yorkshire sash
windows with small-pane glazing. 3rd cell has C18 fenestration: doorway with
tie-stone jambs and shallow-arched lintel initialled and dated " A " to left of
3-light mullioned window with overlapping lintel and flat-faced mullions with inner
chamfer; similar window above. Brick stack to left gable and another at junction
of 2nd and 3rd cells. Rear: outshut has doorway with monolithic lintel;4 bays of
C20 windows with concrete lintels and sills, added 2-storey brick bay to right.

Interior: posts on padstones; straight braces to arcade-plate and tie-beam with
raised roof with soft-wood fish-bone king-post trusses with separate tie-beams.

Listing NGR: SE3562719956

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

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