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Humley Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Crigglestone, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6371 / 53°38'13"N

Longitude: -1.5057 / 1°30'20"W

OS Eastings: 432782

OS Northings: 415734

OS Grid: SE327157

Mapcode National: GBR KVXC.TX

Mapcode Global: WHCB5.VV63

Entry Name: Humley Cottages

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342319

Location: Crigglestone, Wakefield, WF2

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Crigglestone

Built-Up Area: Wakefield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Chapelthorpe St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(west side, off),
Nos 55 and 57
(Humley Cottages)


House, now subdivided to form 2 dwellings. Mid C16 timber frame, clad in stone mid C17.
Large dressed stone, stone slate and concrete triple tile roof. Single storey but
possibly 1 1/2 storeys originally. Aisled to rear. Main elevation has C20 windows
inserted either side of canted bay with double-chamfered mullioned windows: 3-light
flanked by single light on angled sides with hoodmould with straight returns on the
flanking wall. Set under eaves 2 blocked windows. Hipped roof with central ridge
stack and one to each hip. Rear has aisle under cat-slide roof. Left-hand return
has doorway at junction with aisle.

Interior: in attic heavy-scantling arcade-plate supported by post with brace to the
plate. An unusual if not unique building to the region.

Listing NGR: SE3278215734

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

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