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Latitude: 53.6608 / 53°39'38"N
Longitude: -1.5554 / 1°33'19"W
OS Eastings: 429479
OS Northings: 418351
OS Grid: SE294183
Mapcode National: GBR KVL3.2F
Mapcode Global: WHCB5.27MW
Entry Name: 37,39, Queen Street
Listing Date: 6 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1183986
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342510
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
SE2918 HORBURY QUEEN STREET
9/17 Nos 37 and 39
Shop premises. Timber frame probably C16. Encased in brick probably C19.
The front is rendered. The front range has a stone roof, the rear wing
slate. Two storeys. 2-bay front with rear single-bay wing to a now removed
3rd bay to left. Two entrances and altered ground floor windows. Two
casement windows to 1st floor with slightly cambered heads. No 37 is a
single storey lean-to shop of late C20 not of special interest but built on
the site of the demolished front left bay. The rear wing has a cambered
headed window to ground floor and a tripartite square headed window to 1st
floor with horizontal sliding sash.
Interior: timber framing visible. 3 pairs of jowelled posts, wall plates.
Left truss has tie beam only visible, centre truss has king-post and raking
queen struts with housings under the tie-beam for studding (some repair
work), right truss has king-post and vertical studs. Braces have been
removed. A chamfer can be seen, on the front wall plate, for a window
opening. A stop-chamfered spine beam supports chamfered 1st floor joists.
The rear wing has trusses with very deep, cambered tie-beams supported on
Listing NGR: SE2947718353
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