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A Grade II Listed Building in Knottingley, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.7109 / 53°42'39"N

Longitude: -1.2437 / 1°14'37"W

OS Eastings: 450014

OS Northings: 424101

OS Grid: SE500241

Mapcode National: GBR MTRJ.JG

Mapcode Global: WHDC1.VZXH

Plus Code: 9C5WPQ64+9G

Entry Name: Library

Listing Date: 13 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266187

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422266

Location: Wakefield, WF11

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Knottingley

Built-Up Area: Knottingley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Knottingley St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(east side)
- Library

House, now library. Early C19, altered. Scored stucco, slate roof.
Rectangular 3-unit plan. Two storeys and 3 bays, symmetrical; plinth, sill
bands to both floors; central doorway with open-pedimented Tuscan architrave,
round-headed doorway with imposts, and fanlight with radiating qlazing bars;
2 windows at ground floor (now plate glass); three 12-pane sashes at 1st
floor, that in the centre with a moulded architrave; wall carried up as
parapet concealing roof (Additions to rear not included in the item).
Interior altered.

Listing NGR: SE5001424101

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

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