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The Brewhouse and East Pavilion at Heath Hall

A Grade I Listed Building in Warmfield cum Heath, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6767 / 53°40'35"N

Longitude: -1.4626 / 1°27'45"W

OS Eastings: 435593

OS Northings: 420155

OS Grid: SE355201

Mapcode National: GBR LT7X.4R

Mapcode Global: WHDC4.HVQ8

Entry Name: The Brewhouse and East Pavilion at Heath Hall

Listing Date: 14 February 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342370

Location: Warmfield cum Heath, Wakefield, WF1

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Warmfield cum Heath

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Warmfield St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 3519 and SE 3520

HEATH COMMON (north side)
The Brewhouse and East Pavilion at Heath Hall


The original brewhouse and laundry to Heath Hall (q.v.), now 2 dwellings.
c1753 by John Carr for John Smyth, restored and converted 1982-84 to designs
by Dickinson England (Wakefield). Hammer-dressed stone with ashlar dressings,
stone slate roof. Classical. H-shaped. 2 storeys. 7 x 5 bay symmetrical
facades. Quoins. Continuous plinth and sill bands. North-west facade, facing
Heath Hall (q.v.): central 3 bays break forward and have tall semicircular-arched
entrance with massive parabolic-arched vault leading through to rear; continuous
impost band; windows have 12-pane sashes with 6-pane sashes above, flanking bays
have a sash window with plaque above; pedimented gable with dentils surmounted by
clock tower with engaged Tuscan columns to corners and circular recess for clock
with arched cornice, the whole topped by circular open rotunda with Tuscan columns
and bell-shaped cap surmounted by ball finial. Bays 2 and 6 each have sash windows
with plain stone surrounds (originally blind). Outer projecting bays each have a
recessed archway in which is set a similar sash window to each floor. Dentil cornice
entirely restored c1984 to the Brewhouse. Hipped roof. 2 ridge stacks, c1984
copies of the original stacks on the West pavilion. Rear similarly fenestrated
but with semicircular-arched niches in bays 3 and 5 to ground floor the voussoirs
aligned to the courses. Right-hand return fronts the Common, has central 3 bays
breaking forward under pedimented gable, and niches with plaques above either side
of recessed archway in which are sash windows the same as outer 2 bays with plain
stone surrounds.

Interiors remodelled largely with new roof structure.

Listing NGR: SE3559320155

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

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