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The Wakefield Arms

A Grade II Listed Building in Wakefield East, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6789 / 53°40'44"N

Longitude: -1.4899 / 1°29'23"W

OS Eastings: 433789

OS Northings: 420390

OS Grid: SE337203

Mapcode National: GBR LT1W.7Y

Mapcode Global: WHDC4.2SSK

Entry Name: The Wakefield Arms

Listing Date: 3 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245773

English Heritage Legacy ID: 453570

Location: Wakefield, WF1

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Wakefield East

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Wakefield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wakefield St Andrew and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:


SE 3220 - SE 3320 MONK STREET

938-/6/10000 The Wakefield Arms

II

Public house c1830, with C20 alterations and additions. Red brick
with Portland cement render. Artificial slate roof, 2 brick stacks
and a rendered gable stack. 3 Storey. Rusticated ground floor. Main
with central double panel doors with overlight and pilaster surround
with entablature above. Eitherside 2 plain sashes with etched glass
panels. Above 3 very tall glazing bar sashes with moulded surrounds
and continuous cill band, above a wooden name board with above again
3 glazing bar sashes with moulded surrounds. Chamfered corner is
plain with a single C20 casement. Park Street front has a narrow
central plain sash which was formerly a doorway, flanked by single
plane sashes with etched glass panes. Above a small inserted central
sash, with a glazing bar sash to the right and a blocked window to the
left, both with moulded surrounds, above a wooden name board and above
similar windows. To the right a single storey C20 addition. This is
the only surviving example of a building covered with Joseph
Asp din's patent Portland cement.


Listing NGR: SE3378920390

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

Description

The following building shall be added:


SE 3220 - SE 3320 MONK STREET

938-/6/10000 The Wakefield Arms

II

Public house c1830, with C20 alterations and additions. Red brick
with Portland cement render. Artificial slate roof, 2 brick stacks
and a rendered gable stack. 3 Storey. Rusticated ground floor. Main
with central double panel doors with overlight and pilaster surround
with entablature above. Eitherside 2 plain sashes with etched glass
panels. Above 3 very tall glazing bar sashes with moulded surrounds
and continuous cill band, above a wooden name board with above again
3 glazing bar sashes with moulded surrounds. Chamfered corner is
plain with a single C20 casement. Park Street front has a narrow
central plain sash which was formerly a doorway, flanked by single
plane sashes with etched glass panes. Above a small inserted central
sash, with a glazing bar sash to the right and a blocked window to the
left, both with moulded surrounds, above a wooden name board and above
similar windows. To the right a single storey C20 addition. This is
the only surviving example of a building covered with Joseph
Asp din's patent Portland cement.


Listing NGR: SE3378920390

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