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Latitude: 53.6499 / 53°38'59"N
Longitude: -1.4922 / 1°29'31"W
OS Eastings: 433663
OS Northings: 417159
OS Grid: SE336171
Mapcode National: GBR LV07.RC
Mapcode Global: WHDCB.1JQ9
Plus Code: 9C5WJGX5+W4
Entry Name: Walnut Cottage
Listing Date: 1 February 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1242347
English Heritage Legacy ID: 441719
Location: Wakefield, WF2
Electoral Ward/Division: Wakefield South
Built-Up Area: Wakefield
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Sandal Magna St Helen
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
1. BARNSLEY ROAD
5115 (West Side)
SE 3317 8/81
Home of late C17 or early C18, refenestrated and possibly refronted in early-mid
C19. Subsequent alterations to roof, probably levering pitch. 2 storeys,
3 windows slightly irregular. Coursed, squared stones Fairly high pitched
stone flagged roof with wide copings and kneelers, central and end stacks.
Replaced lash windows in box frames with glazing bars and added outer shutters.
A modern bow inserted at left and a modern stone porch. Heavy lintels. Interior
shows 3 ground floor rooms (hall with service and parlour ends) all having
original heavy beam with stopped chamfers, tongued stops downstairs, and original
joists. Narrow staircase of circa 1700 with closed string. Roof has very
heavy principals with collars at 2 levels. One level of through purlins, now
turned 90 from original position. Possibly the roof once had king posts but
it has been altered although using original wood. House was once an inn, and
old long settle is a fixture in ball place.
Listing NGR: SE3366317159
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