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Heath Hall Farm Barn and Attached Farm Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Warmfield cum Heath, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6782 / 53°40'41"N

Longitude: -1.462 / 1°27'43"W

OS Eastings: 435633

OS Northings: 420325

OS Grid: SE356203

Mapcode National: GBR LT7X.86

Mapcode Global: WHDC4.JT03

Entry Name: Heath Hall Farm Barn and Attached Farm Buildings

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342411

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

SE 3519 and SE 3520

KIRKTHORPE LANE (east side, off)
Heath Hall Farm Barn and attached farm buildings

2 barns at right angles and outbuildings with dovecote, partly converted to
dwellings. Mid-C17 and mid-C18 with mid-C20 conversion work to form dwelling.
Forms a U-shaped block. Hammer-dressed stone, some brick to rear of added C18
barn (facing walled garden); C20 Bradstone roof to main ranges, stone slate roofs
to 2 lower outbuildings. C17 7-bay barn to left has two C18 additions at right
angles, one with pair of low arched doorways with impost band, pedimented gable
with bullseye. To right, stone stair to 1st-floor doorway at junction with added
C18 range of 7 bays: doorways with monolithic jambs alternate with square windows;
square windows above with plain-stone surrounds, filled with wooden latticed
ventilators. At right angles, breaking forward, fine 9-bay barn has 2 tall
segmental-arched cart-entries with composite jambs, skewbacks and chamfered surrounds
which flank 2 rows of 7 arrowslit ventilators. At right angles to this barn,
forming 3rd side of courtyard, is building with stone stair to 1st-floor doorway and
2 other doorways to right, one leading into dovecote. Coped gable with kneelers.
Rear of main barn has similar tall cart-entries and ventilators. Left end comprises
house taken out of barn: 4 bays of sash windows with lintels and sills with 2 windows
above. Left-hand return of this range: 5 bays with inserted ground-floor doorways
and windows, original square windows to 1st floor. Hipped roof to right. 2 ridge

Interior: C17 barn: principal rafter roof trusses with large curved angle braces.
Added C18 range: fish-bone king-post roof with large wooden wheel hoist. Large
barn at right-angles to this range has fine fish-bone king-post trusses with extra
king-post either side and angle struts.

Listing NGR: SE3563320325

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

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