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Overtown Grange Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Walton, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6442 / 53°38'39"N

Longitude: -1.4631 / 1°27'47"W

OS Eastings: 435592

OS Northings: 416544

OS Grid: SE355165

Mapcode National: GBR LV79.1D

Mapcode Global: WHDCB.HNJN

Entry Name: Overtown Grange Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342349

Location: Walton, Wakefield, WF2

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Walton

Built-Up Area: Walton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sandal Magna St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


3/45 Overtown Grange


House. Late C17 with mid-C20 alteration. Well-coursed punch-dressed stone,
modern concrete tile roof. 2 storeys with single-storey rear outshut. 3-cell
plan with service rooms to rear of 1st and 2nd cells. Quoins. Continuous
dripmould rising over former door. All windows are altered with lowered sills
and most mullions removed but still retain shallow double-chamfered surrounds
with almost square reveals. From left to right: former 4-light window with
same above; blocked window and window inserted in original doorway; 4-light window
to each floor. Coped gables with kneelers and brick stacks; one other ridge stack
at junction of first 2 cells. Rear: original doorway obscured by later lean-to,
small chamfered window above. Outshut breaks forward and has a 3-light window
to left of two 2-light windows with windows above inserted under eaves. Left-hand
return has large external stone stack with shouldered offsets and doorway to right
with quoined lintel and tie-stone jambs. Gable partly rendered at lst-floor level.

Interior: 1st cell (former kitchen) has a wide fireplace opening with a shallow
segmental head (blocked). King-post roof.
RCHM (England) report.

Listing NGR: SE3559216544

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

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