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School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontefract, 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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Listing Text

- (east side, off)
6/45 School House

Parish meeting roan, now dwelling. Dated 1826 at 1st 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 2
storeys; doorway next to wing at right-hand end, with raised plain surround,
and a 6-pane sashed window above; to the left, 2 large 25-pane sashed windows
with raised sills and rectangular lintels; between and above these a roundel
with worn inscription:-
by Contri(bution)
the muni(ficent)
Earl Fitzwilliam

Gabled wing at right-hand end, breaking forwards slightly, has 12-pane sash
at ground floor, round-headed sash at 1st 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

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

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