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Latitude: 53.64 / 53°38'23"N
Longitude: -1.5035 / 1°30'12"W
OS Eastings: 432926
OS Northings: 416054
OS Grid: SE329160
Mapcode National: GBR KVYB.9X
Mapcode Global: WHCB5.WR7W
Entry Name: 72, SLACK LANE (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 27 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1199849
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342320
Location: Crigglestone, Wakefield, WF2
Civil Parish: Crigglestone
Built-Up Area: Wakefield
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Chapelthorpe St James
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE31NW CRIGGLESTONE SLACK LANE
2/17 Nos 70 and 72
House, now forms 2 dwellings. Initialled and dated " N " (the Norton family).
Hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof (tarred). 2 storeys. 2-cell plan with
direct-entry into 1st cell, double-depth. Quoins. 1st cell has Tudor-arched
doorway with composite jambs and chamfered surround to left of 4-light double-
chamfered mullioned window with almost-square reveals (2 mullions removed)
both under continuous cyma-moulded dripcourse. Former 2-light window above and
to each floor of 2nd cell which has inserted doorway and dripcourse to ground-
floor window. Coped gables with kneelers. External stack to left gable,
another stack set in front pitch of 2nd cell.
Interior: stop-chamfered spine beams. Rear room of 1st cell has datestone,
probably part of lintel of fireplace.
Built by the Nortons as the Dower House to Kettlethorpe Hall.
RCHM (England) report.
Listing NGR: SE3292616054
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