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Latitude: 53.7066 / 53°42'23"N
Longitude: -1.4842 / 1°29'3"W
OS Eastings: 434146
OS Northings: 423475
OS Grid: SE341234
Mapcode National: GBR LT2L.G0
Mapcode Global: WHDC4.53H8
Entry Name: Hatfield Hall
Listing Date: 1 June 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1313261
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342542
Location: Wakefield, WF3
Electoral Ward/Division: Stanley and Outwood East
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Stanley St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE32SW STANLEY ABERFORD ROAD
(west side, off)
4/49 Hatfeild Hall
Large house, later a hotel, now ruinous and disused. Built c.1600,
remodelled c1775 for J. Hatfeild Kaye. Ashlar front, the rest rendered.
Welsh slate roof mainly collapsed. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Symmetrical front,
the centre 3 bays breaking forward slightly under gable; 2-storey, 3-light
canted bay windows to each side. Gothic-arched ground-floor openings
including the central door, square-headed upper floor windows now with
casements, all in raised surrounds. Sill bands. The central gable has a
quartered shield with the words "SE QUOD AUDES". Three-gabled right return,
the right end with an addition, the centre and left gables each having a
quatrefoil in the apex. The left return is gabled at left and right ends.
Interior: the left, front room is in C17 style with panelling and an
intricate plaster frieze of a merman whose arms are intertwined with the arms
of a mermaid to each side, supported by wyverns. The right, front room has a
good delicate Adam-style plaster ceiling with roundels and panels, figures
and trophies. The centre rose is gone.
The house is in a ruinous state following a fire of the 1980s.
N. Pevsner. The Buildings of England. 1967.
Listing NGR: SE3414623475
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