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FORMER WENTWORTH HOUSE AT GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL

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: FORMER WENTWORTH HOUSE AT GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1258722

Location

FORMER WENTWORTH HOUSE AT GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL, WENTWORTH STREET

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

County:

District: Wakefield

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1971

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 445558

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. WENTWORTH STREET 5115 (West Side) Former Wentworth House at Girls' High School

SE 3221 3/248 30.3.71. II

2. Substantial merchant's house of 1802-5. 3-storeys and blank basement, seven windows. Three'central bays project slightly. Red brick with stone basement, 1st floor cill band, modillion eaves cornice. Gauged flat brick arches and stone cills to altered windows, mainly sashes though one or two are modern casements. Wide flight of five stone steps to door with plain fanlight in architrave with impost blocks, the whole in prostyle Roman Doric porch with segmental pediment. House built for John Pemberton Heywood, barrister and son of a local cloth merchant.

Listing NGR: SE3288121266

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National Grid Reference: SE 32881 21266

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