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Milnthorpe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wakefield, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6516 / 53°39'5"N

Longitude: -1.4901 / 1°29'24"W

OS Eastings: 433801

OS Northings: 417355

OS Grid: SE338173

Mapcode National: GBR LV16.6Q

Mapcode Global: WHDCB.2GQY

Plus Code: 9C5WMG25+JX

Entry Name: Milnthorpe House

Listing Date: 1 February 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 444641

Location: Wakefield, WF2

County: Wakefield

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

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Listing Text

1. MILNTHORPE LANE 5115 (North Side)

No 411 (Milnthorpe House)

SE 3317 8/203


House of three builds with small later additions and alterations earlier parts
of coursed squared stone. North-east part of later C17 (heavy king post roof
with two levels of purlins and ridge piece) the rooms having ceilings divided
into panels by deep moulded cornices and borders. Yorkshire sash windows.
Central section of late C18 or early C19. Staircase with stone treads, two
slender turned balusters each, ramped handrail curved around to newel and a
dado with dentilled rail. Arch over hall has fluted pilasters, imposts with
paterae and architrave. Barrel-vaulted brick cellar with dairy slabs. Front
range of mid C19 appearance. 2-storeys, three windows. Ashlar With fairly
high pitched stone flagged roof, gable copings and kneelers. Returns of snecked
rubble. Eaves cornice and blocking course. 2-storey canted bays flank central
door in prostyle porch with slender cast iron columns.

Listing NGR: SE3380117355

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

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