History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Carr Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Horbury, Wakefield

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 53.6623 / 53°39'44"N

Longitude: -1.5511 / 1°33'3"W

OS Eastings: 429762

OS Northings: 418518

OS Grid: SE297185

Mapcode National: GBR KVL2.ZW

Mapcode Global: WHCB5.46NR

Entry Name: Carr Lodge

Listing Date: 6 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183950

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342507

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

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

(north side, off)

9/14 Carr Lodge

- II

Mansion now offices. Built between 1770 and 1775 for John Bayldon; later
rear wing. Brick, Welsh slate roof. Two storeys, 3-storey wing.
Symmetrical 5-bay facade. Ashlar plinth. Central door of 6 fielded panels
with fanlight in pedimented Ionic portico up five stone steps with swept
stone sides and square, stone terminal piers. 12-pane sashes with raised
sills and flat brick-arched heads. Band between floors. Moulded eaves
cornice and blocking course. Hipped roof. Brick stacks at apexes. rear:
central, debased Venetian stair window. 2-bay left return, 3-bay right
return. The 3-storey rear wing is in 2 builds. Its main elevation projects
from the left return of the main house and is of 4 bays. Unequally-hung 20-
pane sashes to ground floor, that to bay 2 altered to a tripartite window.
16-pane sashes to 1st floor and unequally-hung 12-pane sashes to 2nd floor.
All have flat brick-arched heads. The 2-bay rear of this wing has a tall
slender stair window to left; Venetian windows (as before) to ground floor;
lunette windows to 1st floor and small 8-pane sash windows with cambered
heads to 2nd floor.
Interior: not inspected.
The house was formerly called Sunroyd House and in 1790 was conveyed to John
Carr, lawyer and nephew of John Carr the architect.

Listing NGR: SE2976218518

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.