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11-15, Corn Market

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontefract North, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6917 / 53°41'30"N

Longitude: -1.3136 / 1°18'48"W

OS Eastings: 445426

OS Northings: 421914

OS Grid: SE454219

Mapcode National: GBR MT8R.DC

Mapcode Global: WHDC6.SGPQ

Entry Name: 11-15, Corn Market

Listing Date: 3 March 1975

Last Amended: 15 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184927

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342658

Location: Wakefield, WF8

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Pontefract North

Built-Up Area: Pontefract

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Pontefract St Giles with St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

PONTEFRACT CORN MARKET
SE 4521 NW
(south-west side)
7/19
Nos 11, 13 and 15
3.3.75 (formerly listed as
'Premises occupied by
Clarks of Retford and
Bradford and Bingley
Building Society')

II

Two houses, now shops and offices. C17 or earlier, refronted in mid C18 and
with numerous later alterations and additions. Rendered brick with stone
dressings and slate roof. Two storeys, formerly with loft, 6 bays, divided into
2 bays to No 11 and 4 bays to No 15, No 13 to rear of No 11. Passageway through
building to bay 3. C20 shop fronts of no special interest to ground floor.
First floor has 6 tall, narrow plate-glass sashes. Plain band at eaves level.
Plain parapet with moulded coping. Steeply pitched roof set back behind parapet
with stone coping to left gable and brick end stack to right. Rear elevation
has segmental arch with raised keystone to passageway, bowed end to No 13 which
has been much altered in C19 and C20, and semi-circular headed window to rear of
No 15. Interiors not inspected.


Listing NGR: SE4542621914

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