SE4521 : Cottages in Swales Yard #1

taken 3 years ago, near to Pontefract, Wakefield, Great Britain

Cottages in Swales Yard #1
Cottages in Swales Yard #1
A grade II listed range of 3 or 4 cottages. Probably C16 or C17, of 4 builds, altered in C18 and C19. Timber-framed construction, mainly rendered, with stone slate and Welsh slate roofs. 2 storeys, the first floors are all jettied.
LBS No:- 342657
Believed to be one of Pontefractís oldest buildings , The Counting House, last used as a pub, was closed early in 2012, amid concerns of its deteriorating condition, and is now supported by scaffolding to stabilise the building.
The Counting House was originally built as a merchantís counting house and was restored in the 1990s.
SeeSE4521 : The Counting House Pub, Pontefract. before the scaffolding was erected.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 10 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 3 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 4536 2184 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:41.4628N 1:18.8744W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 4535 2181
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Grade II Listed  Medieval Building 

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