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THE PHEASANTRIES IN BRETTON PARK

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.

Name: THE PHEASANTRIES IN BRETTON PARK

List entry Number: 1135464

Location

THE PHEASANTRIES IN BRETTON PARK, PARK LANE

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

County:

District: Wakefield

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: West Bretton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Nov-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Jun-1990

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 342589

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SE21SE WEST BRETTON PARK ROAD (south side, off)

8/93 The Pheasantries in 22.11.66 Bretton Park.

GV II

House now 2 dwellings. Dated 1749. Probably by Sir William Wentworth for his own estate. Coursed squared stone with quoins. Stone slate roof. Two storeys. Symmetrical 5-bay facade, the centre 3 bays breaking forward slightly and pedimented. Well detailed and proportioned giant Tuscan Venetian window, centrally placed, with glazing bars to upper part. Entrance to left and right (the former now totally glazed) and a further blocked entrance to left. Two former 2-light windows to 1st floor and each end bay has a former 3-light window to each floor that to ground floor left now a patio door. All mullions removed. C20 casements. Sundial in tympanum of pediment, no gnomon. Hipped roof. Two ashlar stacks. Rear: later addition to right. Quoined entrance with well-inscribed lintel "WW 1749" (William Wentworth). Four 1st-floor windows formerly with centre mullions (one only surviving). Interior: not inspected. N. Pevsner. The Buildings of England. 1967

Listing NGR: SE2904212914

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Radcliffe, E, The Buildings of England: Yorkshire: The West Riding, (1967)

National Grid Reference: SE 29042 12914

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