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Crown Court House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wakefield North, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6842 / 53°41'3"N

Longitude: -1.5018 / 1°30'6"W

OS Eastings: 433003

OS Northings: 420976

OS Grid: SE330209

Mapcode National: GBR KTYV.N1

Mapcode Global: WHC9Z.XN1H

Entry Name: Crown Court House

Listing Date: 30 March 1971

Last Amended: 1 February 1979

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258996

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446034

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 (South-West Side)

Crown Court House
(formerly listed as
Court House)
SE 3220 NE 1/292
SE 3320 NW 2/292 30.3.71.

1810 building in Neo-Greek style with extensions of 1849-50. 2-storeys, sandstone
ashlar with banded rustication to all walls. Tetrastyle. Doric pedimented
portico with 8 side steps to stylobate. Central door flanked by sash windows
with glazing bars. Plain parapets to one-storey side wings. Set back 2-storey
left section has three pairs of windows and an entablature and blocking course
continuous with return of main block.

Listing NGR: SE3300320976

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

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