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Latitude: 53.6826 / 53°40'57"N
Longitude: -1.505 / 1°30'17"W
OS Eastings: 432791
OS Northings: 420799
OS Grid: SE327207
Mapcode National: GBR KTXV.ZM
Mapcode Global: WHC9Z.VPJP
Plus Code: 9C5WMFMW+32
Entry Name: Milne's Orangery (Unitarian Chapel Hall)
Listing Date: 30 March 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1242123
English Heritage Legacy ID: 441425
Location: Wakefield, WF1
Electoral Ward/Division: Wakefield North
Built-Up Area: Wakefield
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Wakefield St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
1. BACK LANE
5115 (North Side)
(Unitarian Chapel Hall)
SE 3220 NE 1/53 30.3.71.
Circa 1780. Former orangery of the home of Pemberton Milnes, wealthy cloth
manufacturer, (now No 122 Westgate (qv)). One-storey building in Adam style.
5-bay arcaded centre section framed in an order of engaged columns with feather
capitals, garlands and paterae in frieze, and modillion cornice. Flanking
lower wings of 5 bays defined by pilasters, entablature and blocking course.
Ashlar, partly stuccoed. Low pitched hipped slate roofs. Central openings
partly filled and large round arched mid C19 sash windows with glazing bars
inserted, the central window having margin lights also and filling the whole
space. Recessed sash windows with glazing bars in wings. Right wing has a
coved, groined ceiling inside.
Listing NGR: SE3279120799
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