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Chickenley Heath Farmhouse and Outbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Dewsbury East, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6921 / 53°41'31"N

Longitude: -1.5991 / 1°35'56"W

OS Eastings: 426568

OS Northings: 421810

OS Grid: SE265218

Mapcode National: GBR KT8R.L7

Mapcode Global: WHC9Y.DGRF

Plus Code: 9C5WMCR2+R9

Entry Name: Chickenley Heath Farmhouse and Outbuildings

Listing Date: 20 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261751

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342600

Location: Wakefield, WF12

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Dewsbury East

Built-Up Area: Dewsbury

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ossett and Gawthorpe

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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3/24/A Chickenley Heath
Farmhouse and


Farmhouse and attached outbuildings. Late C17, late C18 and early C19 with C20
alterations. Coursed rubble partly rendered and red brick with ashlar dressings.
Stone slate hipped roof, and Welsh slate and C20 corrugated iron roofs. L-plan
original brick farmhouse, and barn, new early C19 farmhouse attached to south,
plus late C18 outbuilding range to north. The present farmhouse, now rendered, 2
storey, west front 3 bays with off-centre doorway with C20 glazed door and
overlight, flanked by single glazing bar sashes, beyond to the right a tiny sash
and to the left a partially blocked doorway containing a C20 casement, beyond
again another C20 casement. Above 4 windows. Around the corner a double glazing
bar sash with above loft doorway with partly glazed door. Set back to the north
the late C18 2 storey coursed rubble range containing the remains of various flush
stone mullion windows mostly disfigured by later openings. The east gable wall,
to the original north range has a glazing bar sash with above a blocked loft
doorway with flush ashlar surround. The south front has an off-centre doorway
with flush ashlar surround, to the right 2 sashes, and to the left a large
partially blocked doorway. Above a glazing bar sash, a 3 light casement and 2
sashes. The interior of the original farmhouse and barn range has chamfered spine
beams and a complete late C17 roof with 3 king post trusses in the west range and
4 in the north range. All these trusses have king posts with carved tops and
braces, plus staggered but purlins.

Listing NGR: SE2656821810

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