History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

37,39, Queen Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Horbury, Wakefield

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.6608 / 53°39'38"N

Longitude: -1.5554 / 1°33'19"W

OS Eastings: 429479

OS Northings: 418351

OS Grid: SE294183

Mapcode National: GBR KVL3.2F

Mapcode Global: WHCB5.27MW

Plus Code: 9C5WMC6V+8V

Entry Name: 37,39, Queen Street

Listing Date: 6 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342510

Location: Horbury and South Ossett, Wakefield, WF4

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Horbury and South Ossett

Built-Up Area: Horbury

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Horbury St Peter and St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Find accommodation in


(west side)

9/17 Nos 37 and 39


Shop premises. Timber frame probably C16. Encased in brick probably C19.
The front is rendered. The front range has a stone roof, the rear wing
slate. Two storeys. 2-bay front with rear single-bay wing to a now removed
3rd bay to left. Two entrances and altered ground floor windows. Two
casement windows to 1st floor with slightly cambered heads. No 37 is a
single storey lean-to shop of late C20 not of special interest but built on
the site of the demolished front left bay. The rear wing has a cambered
headed window to ground floor and a tripartite square headed window to 1st
floor with horizontal sliding sash.
Interior: timber framing visible. 3 pairs of jowelled posts, wall plates.
Left truss has tie beam only visible, centre truss has king-post and raking
queen struts with housings under the tie-beam for studding (some repair
work), right truss has king-post and vertical studs. Braces have been
removed. A chamfer can be seen, on the front wall plate, for a window
opening. A stop-chamfered spine beam supports chamfered 1st floor joists.
The rear wing has trusses with very deep, cambered tie-beams supported on

Listing NGR: SE2947718353

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.