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Cherry Tree Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontefract, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6011 / 53°36'3"N

Longitude: -1.2602 / 1°15'36"W

OS Eastings: 449056

OS Northings: 411866

OS Grid: SE490118

Mapcode National: GBR MVMS.ZV

Mapcode Global: WHDCM.MR46

Plus Code: 9C5WJP2Q+CW

Entry Name: Cherry Tree Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235350

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426003

Location: South Elmsall, Wakefield, DN6

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: South Elmsall

Built-Up Area: South Elmsall

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: South Elmsall St Mary the Virgin with Moorthorpe SS Peter and Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(east side)

9/43 Cherry Tree Farmhouse


Farmhouse, now house. Late C17; altered in C18 and enlarged. Whitewashed
render probably on magnesian limestone rubble, pantiled roof. Front range is
single-depth, 2 units, with central chimney stack. Two low storeys; plain
doorway at left end (now protected by glazed porch); two windows on each
floor, all 2-light sliding sashes except that to the right at ground floor,
which is a 2-light casement. Ridge chimney stack. Left return wall has
small inserted window. (Additions to rear not of special interest).
Interior: each room has a stop-chamfered spine beam; very deep chimney stack,
with stone arched fireplace in 1st unit (now concealed): 2nd unit formerly
unheated; former ladder-trap in ceiling to left of fireplace; concrete floors
at 1st floor. Said to have been used as inn, and retains wooden wainscot of
that period.

Listing NGR: SE4905611866

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

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