RYLSTONE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1355072

Date first listed: 11-May-1988

Statutory Address: RYLSTONE HOUSE, 66 AND 68, PONTEFRACT ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: RYLSTONE HOUSE, 66 AND 68, PONTEFRACT ROAD

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

District: Wakefield (Metropolitan Authority)

Parish: Ackworth

National Grid Reference: SE 44047 17804

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Details

ACKWORTH PONTEFRACT ROAD SE41NW (east side) High Ackworth 2/11 Nos. 66 and 68 - (Rylstone House) - II

Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Late C17, altered. Coursed squared sandstone, composition tile roof. Long 3-unit range, gable to road; single-depth plan, with modern additions to rear. Two and 3 storeys under one roof, with 6 1st- floor windows. The left half (No 68) has a modern porch and bay window under a pentice roof, a vertical-rectangular window to the left, 3 similar windows at 1st floor (all these now top-hung casements with glazing bars), and at 2nd floor a small round-headed window with Y-tracery and two small 2-light casements; raised verge with ridged coping and kneelers. The left gable has an extruded chimney stack (breaking the coping in front of the ridge), at ground floor a modern flat-roofed bay window, at 2nd floor level to the rear of the stack remains of a mullioned window with hoodmould and a blocked attic window, The right-hand half (No. 66) has a Tuscan porch in the centre, a modern canted bay to the right, a vertical-rectangular top-hung casement with glazing bars to the left, 2 similar windows at 1st floor; in addition in vertical alignment at the junction of the two houses, 3 snail round-headed windows, the 1st and 3rd with Y-tracery. Interior: No. 66 has a chamfered spine-beam, a large segmental-arched brick fireplace beneath a timber pad (which may have been a bressummer to an earlier and larger fireplace); in the former rear wall, a Tudor-arched doorway with chamfered surround; interior of No 68 not inspected, but may contain features of interest. (No 70, attached at left end of range, is not included in the item).

Listing NGR: SE4404717804

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 342611

Legacy System: LBS

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