FORMER WENTWORTH HOUSE AT GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1258722
Date first listed:
30-Mar-1971
Statutory Address:
FORMER WENTWORTH HOUSE AT GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL, WENTWORTH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER WENTWORTH HOUSE AT GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL, WENTWORTH STREET

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

District:
Wakefield (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 32881 21266

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
445558
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 29 Mar 2001
Reference: IOE01/03850/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Turner. Source Historic England Archive
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