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Jenkin House

A Grade II Listed Building in Horbury and South Ossett, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6608 / 53°39'38"N

Longitude: -1.5651 / 1°33'54"W

OS Eastings: 428834

OS Northings: 418346

OS Grid: SE288183

Mapcode National: GBR KVH3.YF

Mapcode Global: WHCB4.X7WW

Entry Name: Jenkin House

Listing Date: 6 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183937

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342505

Location: Wakefield, WF4

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Horbury and South Ossett

Built-Up Area: Horbury

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Horbury St Peter and St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/05/2017

SE29NE
6/12

HORBURY
JENKIN ROAD (north side)
Nos 68-70, Jenkin House

(Formerly listed as Jenkyn House, JENKYN ROAD)

II
House now convalescent home. Early C19. Ashlar fronted, coursed squared stone. Stone slate roof. Three storeys. Symmetrical three-bay facade. Central doorway with moulded architrave and triangular pediment on console brackets. Two-storey bow to each side with windows divided into three by Tuscan colonnettes which support a cornice and blocking course to each floor. Twelve-pane sash to first-floor centre with moulded architrave. Six-pane sashes to second floor. Two lateral stacks to left, one to right. Two-storey building to right not of special interest.

Rear: central round-arched stair window with glazing bars.

Interior: stair with shaped tread soffits and moulded tread ends. Ramped moulded handrail with added wooden rail and later steel balusters. Ornamental newels are probably later. Niche at rear of right room. Window shutters.

Listing NGR: SE2883418346

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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