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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1135422



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Wakefield

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Jul-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 342693

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PONTEFRACT ROPERGATE SE 4521 NW (south-east side) 7/54 No 49 and attached 29.7.50 railings (formerly listed as 'No 49') GV II

House with attached railings, now offices. Late C18/early C19 with later alterations. Painted brick with stone dressings and slate roof. Iron railings. Two storeys on basement (3 storeys at rear), 3 bays with central hallway plan. Ashlar plinth. Four stone steps to central doorcase with original iron boot-scrapers to either side of top step. Deeply-recessed double-leaf raised and fielded 6-panel door below radial traceried overlight in doorcase with moulded architrave and moulded cornice on fluted consoles. To either side there are dwarf stone walls to front with original railings which have plain bars and standards with bulb bases and spear-head finials. Basement has blocked opening to right. Ground floor has plate-glass sash windows, one to right and 2 to left. Second floor has symmetrical arrangement of 3 sashes with glazing bars, plus small inserted 4-pane sash to far right. All windows have flat stone arches with incised voussoirs and projecting sills. Moulded hopper head to bracketed downpipe to far right. Bracketed stone cornice. Concrete coping to left gable. Brick end stacks halfway down front pitch of roof.

Listing NGR: SE4541421684

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National Grid Reference: SE 45414 21684


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