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Latitude: 53.6797 / 53°40'46"N
Longitude: -1.4611 / 1°27'39"W
OS Eastings: 435693
OS Northings: 420496
OS Grid: SE356204
Mapcode National: GBR LT7W.GN
Mapcode Global: WHDC4.JRGX
Entry Name: Deershed in Park at Heath Hall
Listing Date: 22 November 1966
Last Amended: 27 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1135559
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342409
Location: Warmfield cum Heath, Wakefield, WF1
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
SE 3519 and SE 3520 WARMFIELD-CUM-HEATH KIRKTHORPE LANE
22.11.66 Deershed in park
at Heath Hall
(formerly listed as
"Cowshed in park at
Deer-house. Early-mid C18. Probably by John Carr for John Smyth of Heath Hall
(q.v.). Ashlar facade with punch-dressed sides and rear, stone slate roof.
Classical style. 2 storeys. 5-bay symmetrical facade. Raised vermiculated
quoins and plinth. Central 3 bays break forward with quoined angles and
pedimented gable. Each bay has a semicircular-arched doorway, the arches filled
with dressed stone with raised surround, the outer edges moulded, impost band
and false triple vermiculated keystones. Two of the doorways restored to original
design c1970. 2nd and 4th bays have square-headed doorways (blocked) with triple
keystones. 1st floor: central blind Diocletian window with triple keystone;
flanked by blind windows; outer bays with windows with lintels and projecting sills.
Casement-moulded cornice. Tympanum has circular hole (blind) with raised surround.
Interior: rear wall has feeding rack with rails morticed and pegged into 5 posts
and circular loose-fitting bars. At right rear corner is 1/2-turn stone stair
leading to hayloft which has lime-ash floor laid on oak square sectioned floor
joists with 5 stop-chamfered spine beams. 5-bay fish-bone king-post roof.
Listing NGR: SE3569320496
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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