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72, SLACK LANE (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Crigglestone, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.64 / 53°38'23"N

Longitude: -1.5035 / 1°30'12"W

OS Eastings: 432926

OS Northings: 416054

OS Grid: SE329160

Mapcode National: GBR KVYB.9X

Mapcode Global: WHCB5.WR7W

Entry Name: 72, SLACK LANE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342320

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

(north side),

2/17 Nos 70 and 72


House, now forms 2 dwellings. Initialled and dated " N " (the Norton family).
Hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof (tarred). 2 storeys. 2-cell plan with
direct-entry into 1st cell, double-depth. Quoins. 1st cell has Tudor-arched
doorway with composite jambs and chamfered surround to left of 4-light double-
chamfered mullioned window with almost-square reveals (2 mullions removed)
both under continuous cyma-moulded dripcourse. Former 2-light window above and
to each floor of 2nd cell which has inserted doorway and dripcourse to ground-
floor window. Coped gables with kneelers. External stack to left gable,
another stack set in front pitch of 2nd cell.

Interior: stop-chamfered spine beams. Rear room of 1st cell has datestone,
probably part of lintel of fireplace.

Built by the Nortons as the Dower House to Kettlethorpe Hall.
RCHM (England) report.

Listing NGR: SE3292616054

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

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