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Priory Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in High Ackworth, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6551 / 53°39'18"N

Longitude: -1.3361 / 1°20'10"W

OS Eastings: 443972

OS Northings: 417823

OS Grid: SE439178

Mapcode National: GBR MV35.JH

Mapcode Global: WHDCD.FDZ9

Entry Name: Priory Cottage

Listing Date: 11 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187696

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342609

Location: Ackworth, Wakefield, WF7

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Ackworth

Built-Up Area: High Ackworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ackworth St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(west side, off) High
2/9 Priory Cottage
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Probably late C17, altered in late C18. Rendered
sandstone, roof of modern pantiles. Three-unit lobby-entry plan, with rear
outshut to 2nd and 3rd. Two storeys and 3 bays; doorway at junction of 1st
and 2nd bays has fielded panelled door, and plain surround with simple
pediment; to the right, 2nd bay has tripartite window, the centre light wider
and the outer lights sashed, all with glazing bars, and raised plain
surround; otherwise, 2 windows at ground floor and 3 above are all now top-
hung casements with glazing bars and raised plain surrounds; gable copings
with kneelers, gable chimneys, and ridge chimney in line with door. Rear of
1st bay has windows like those at front; a horizontal-sliding sash in the
position of a fire window, and another above; prominent outshut with 2
doorways (one covered by glazed porch) and 3 windows, that in the centre a S-
light horizontal-sliding sash; gable copings with kneelers; chimney at left
Interior: some chamfered beams, and deep chimney stack; otherwise altered.

Listing NGR: SE4397217823

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