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The Masons Arms

A Grade II Listed Building in Ackworth Moor Top, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6429 / 53°38'34"N

Longitude: -1.3399 / 1°20'23"W

OS Eastings: 443738

OS Northings: 416471

OS Grid: SE437164

Mapcode National: GBR MV29.QV

Mapcode Global: WHDCD.DP6M

Plus Code: 9C5WJMV6+53

Entry Name: The Masons Arms

Listing Date: 24 April 1974

Last Amended: 11 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206702

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342605

Location: Ackworth, Wakefield, WF7

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Ackworth

Built-Up Area: Ackworth Moor Top

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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Ackworth Moor
2/5 The Masons Arms
24.4.1974 (Formerly listed as
Masons' Arms Inn)
- II

Public house. Dated 1682 on lintel of door, but otherwise late C18; altered
and enlarged. Coursed sandstone blocks, stone slate roof. T-plan formed by
5-bay front range with rear wing. Two storeys and five lst-floor windows;
doorway at junction of 3rd and 4th bays has chamfered surround (restored
above the 2 lowest courses, which have chamfer stops), lintel inscribed
"1682", and hoodmould; large signboard above door; irregular fenestration,
with 7 windows at ground floor (4 to left, 3 to right) and 5 above (3 to
left, 2 to right), all with plain surrounds including large rectangular
heads, but of varied size and differing glazing, including horizontal-sliding
sashes of 2, 2 and 3 lights at ground floor and 2, 3, 3, and 3 lights above.
Roof hipped at left end; coped with kneelers at right-hand end; brick chimney
on ridge in line with door. Two-bay rear wing has doorway flanked by 2
windows at ground floor, 2 square windows above (those to the right are 2-
light horizontal-sliding sashes; others altered).
Interior: some stop-chamfered beams; otherwise altered.

Listing NGR: SE4373816471

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