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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: 1135548



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


District: Wakefield

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Warmfield cum Heath

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 31-Jul-1979

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 342384

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SE 3519 and SE 3520 WARMFIELD-CUM-HEATH HEATH COMMON (south side)

6/79 Kings Arms 31.7.79


Pair of attached cottages and attached barn converted to public house. Cottages: rear c1690, front early C18 converted to public house c1841 when barn or coach- house was added to left. Hammer-dressed stone, brick to rear, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. Original cottages (now main part of public house): three 1st-floor windows. Quoins. 3 bays of 12-pane sashes with plain-stone surrounds. Set between bays are doorways (that to right blocked) with composite jambs, basket- arched lintels and chamfered surrounds. Over left door is well-executed inn sign of Royal Coat of Arms. Coped gables with kneelers and C20 brick gable stacks. Barn: 3 bays, 1:1:1. Central gabled bay breaks forward and has segmental-arched cart-entry (altered to window) with pitching eye above; ashlar coping. Flanking bays each have a central doorway (to former stables) flanked by windows with deep lintels and a central window above. Rear: earlier than front: central doorway with composite jambs, Tudor-arched lintel and stop-chamfered surround; one original sash window to left with flush-wood architrave; inserted windows to 1st floor, C19 sash to right of door.

Interior: mainly imported features: 2 fireplaces created from cut-down doorways with richly-moulded surrounds salvaged from Heath Old Hall (demolished); panelling from various sources; stop-chamfered spine-beam and square-cut joists. Barn has 4-bay fish-bone king-post roof.

Listing NGR: SE3564519933

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National Grid Reference: SE 35645 19933


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