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Bank House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wakefield North, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.684 / 53°41'2"N

Longitude: -1.5028 / 1°30'10"W

OS Eastings: 432934

OS Northings: 420949

OS Grid: SE329209

Mapcode National: GBR KTYV.F4

Mapcode Global: WHC9Z.WNKN

Entry Name: Bank House

Listing Date: 30 March 1971

Last Amended: 1 February 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374111

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441733

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. BURTON STREET
5115 (West Side)
------------
No 1
(Bank House)

SE 3220 NE 1/102 30.3.71.

II

2.
1833 Neo-Greek villa of very good proportions. 2 storeys, 3 windows. Ashlar.
pilasters at angles, and engaged columns flanking centre bury, support entablature
broken forward in centre, slightly rebated at angles. Plain, 3-bay returns.
Sash windows with glazing bars in plain reveals (except at 1st floor centre
and ground floor sides, which have architraves). Cornices on long scrolled
brackets over ground floor openings. 4 steps to 8-panel door, with cornice
head and oblong fanlight, in architrave similar to windows. Pediment over.


Listing NGR: SE3293420949

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

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