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Latitude: 53.6123 / 53°36'44"N
Longitude: -1.514 / 1°30'50"W
OS Eastings: 432248
OS Northings: 412967
OS Grid: SE322129
Mapcode National: GBR KVWN.0T
Mapcode Global: WHCBC.QG7M
Entry Name: Mount Farmhouse
Listing Date: 14 February 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1313241
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342432
Location: Woolley, Wakefield, WF4
Civil Parish: Woolley
Built-Up Area: Woolley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Woolley St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE3212 and SE3213 WOOLLEY NEW ROAD
7/127 Mount Farmhouse
House. Dated 1719 on a rainwater head. Ashlar, Welsh blue-slate roof.
Double-pile plan. 2 1/2 storeys. 3-bay symmetrical facade. Raised chamfered
quoins, chamfered plinth, cyma-moulded band. Tall doorway has architrave
consoles and cornice at band level, 6-pane overlight, 6-panel door approached
up flight of 5 stone steps. Windows with architraves and projecting sills;
ground-floor windows retain original 12-pane sashes with fine glazing bars
and thin meeting-rail; 1st-floor windows altered to casements. Casement-
moulded eaves cornice. 2-span roof with coped gables and 2 gable stacks to
each side. Rear has similar facade but treated more simply: central doorway
has plain projecting surround, consoles and cornice; windows have plain raised
surrounds. 15-pane sashes to ground floor, that to 3rd bay converted to doorway,
24-pane sashes to 1st floor. Right-hand return has 4 bays of sash windows with
architraves. 2 attic windows, one retaining small-paned horizontal sash. Set
between is dated rainwater head. Cornice carried across from front with gable
stacks linked by parapet. Left-hand return has, attached to first bay, gabled
outbuilding at right angles with coped gable with kneelers. 2nd bay has doorway
with chamfered surround. Above this and to 2 right-hand bays are windows with
raised plain stone surrounds. 2 windows to attic.
RCHM (England) report.
Listing NGR: SE3224812967
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