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Urban Studies Centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Wakefield, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6795 / 53°40'46"N

Longitude: -1.4947 / 1°29'40"W

OS Eastings: 433473

OS Northings: 420452

OS Grid: SE334204

Mapcode National: GBR LT0W.6R

Mapcode Global: WHDC4.0SJ3

Plus Code: 9C5WMGH4+Q4

Entry Name: Urban Studies Centre

Listing Date: 27 May 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445552

Location: Wakefield, WF1

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Wakefield North

Built-Up Area: Wakefield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wakefield All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

5115 (East Side)

Urban Studies Centre

SE 3320 6/244 27.5.76.


Former Methodist Primary School. 1846. Inscribed and dated plaque in pediment
over slightly projecting central bay. L-storey, three wide bays. Coursed ashlar, raised quoins, plinths, cornice and parapet. Sash windows with glazing
bars, tripartite in centre, in architraves under console bracketed cornices.
3-bay north return has plain, sills and lintels to tripartite windows which are fixed lights with small panes. South return similar and there are further, humbler rear parts of coursed stone with fairly low pitched slated roofs. These have sash windows with glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SE3347320452

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

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