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School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Badsworth, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6293 / 53°37'45"N

Longitude: -1.3 / 1°18'0"W

OS Eastings: 446388

OS Northings: 414982

OS Grid: SE463149

Mapcode National: GBR MVCG.BQ

Mapcode Global: WHDCM.017J

Plus Code: 9C5WJMHX+PX

Entry Name: School House

Listing Date: 11 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424024

Location: Badsworth, Wakefield, WF9

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Badsworth

Built-Up Area: Badsworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Badsworth St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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NEW ROAD (east side, off)
School House


Parish meeting room, now dwelling. Dated 1826 at first floor, with later addition. Coursed squared sandstone, slate roof. L-plan formed by single-depth main range with receding side wing added at right-hand end. One and two storeys; doorway next to wing at right-hand end, with raised plain surround, and a six-pane sashed window above; to the left, two large twenty-five-pane sashed windows with raised sills and rectangular lintels; between and above these a roundel with worn inscription:- (Erected) by Contri(bution) under the muni(ficent) PATRONAGE OF Earl Fitzwilliam 1826. Gabled wing at right-hand end, breaking forwards slightly, has twelve-pane sash at ground floor, round-headed sash at first floor, with radiating glazing bars. Chimney on ridge of main range in line with door, another on ridge of wing.

Interior: not inspected. Included for group value.


There are no buildings of listable quality in this parish.

Listing NGR: SE4638614981

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