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Sunny Lawns (Child Memorial Home for the Blind)

A Grade II Listed Building in Wakefield North, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6856 / 53°41'8"N

Longitude: -1.5057 / 1°30'20"W

OS Eastings: 432741

OS Northings: 421133

OS Grid: SE327211

Mapcode National: GBR KTXT.TJ

Mapcode Global: WHC9Z.VM5C

Entry Name: Sunny Lawns (Child Memorial Home for the Blind)

Listing Date: 1 February 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445067

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 St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

1. SANDY WALK 5115 (formerly Cliff Field
(West Side)

Sunny Lawns
(Child Memorial Home
for the Blind)
SE 3221 3/225


Villa of circa 1870. 2-storeys, three windows (and added set back left bay).
Narrow central bay well set back. Red brick with ashlar dressings including
frieze and cornice to both storeys, arcaded balconies to 1st floor windows
and central porch in antis with square columns. Sash windows, cyma curved
reveal on ground floor, under slightly gauged brick arches. Low pitched roof
with eaves soffit.

Listing NGR: SE3274121133

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

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