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Master's Lodge at Holgate's Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in South Hiendley, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.608 / 53°36'28"N

Longitude: -1.3812 / 1°22'52"W

OS Eastings: 441042

OS Northings: 412556

OS Grid: SE410125

Mapcode National: GBR LVSQ.SC

Mapcode Global: WHDCK.RKHX

Entry Name: Master's Lodge at Holgate's Hospital

Listing Date: 6 June 1952

Last Amended: 11 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227518

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425360

Location: South Hiendley, Wakefield, WF9

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: South Hiendley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Felkirk St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


(north side)
Master's Lodge at Holgate's Hospital
(formerly listed by inclusion, under "Archbishop Holgate's Hospital with Chapel,
Porter's Lodge and Master's House").


Master's lodge to almshouses known as Holgate's Hospital. c1860; altered.
Brick with sandstone dressings, tiled roof. Long rectangular plan with rear
service wing. Some Tudor-revival and Gothic features, but mostly of plain
utilitarian design. Two storeys plus attics, 6 x 2 bays; raised sill bands
to both floors; south front has gabled 1st bay (built as crosswing), gabled
2-storey 3rd bay, and gabled attic dormer to 5th bay; entrance in 2nd bay,
protected by porch of 3 stilted arches on short columns with crocketed
capitals, the centre archway higher and recessed, with hoodmould run out as a
band; crow-stepped parapet rising to steeply-pitched gable over the centre,
with stepped apex. To left of porch, gabled 1st bay has extruded chimney
stack and one window at ground floor to left of this; to right of porch, 2-
storey bay has large tripartite window at ground floor, a dripband above
this, a large square window at 1st floor, steeply-pitched gable with stone
coping and kneelers; elsewhere, vertical-rectangular windows of one or two
lights, and small arched attic window to 4th bay; all windows have altered
glazing. Steeply-pitched roof with fish-scale bands, chimney at left gable
and on the ridge, both with raised bands and cornices. Two-bay left return
wall has two 2-storey bays, that on the left rectangular with a steeply-
pitched gable, and that on the right canted, with steeply-pitched hipped
roof; 2 bands at 1st floor, and saw-toothed eaves band; glazing altered
except at ground floor of left bay, which has coupled 4-pane sashes.
Interior: not inspected, but said to have features of interest, such as
Tudor-style staircase. History: see Holgate's Hospital; south range (above).
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SE4104212556

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

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