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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1183937
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342505
Location: Wakefield, WF4
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
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/05/2017
JENKIN ROAD (north side)
Nos 68-70, Jenkin House
(Formerly listed as Jenkyn House, JENKYN ROAD)
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
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