This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

BOSTON HOUSE AND ATTACHED WING WALL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BOSTON HOUSE AND ATTACHED WING WALL

List entry Number: 1135046

Location

BOSTON HOUSE AND ATTACHED WING WALL, 212 AND 214, HIGH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Boston Spa

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Feb-1988

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 341974

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

SE4245-4345 BOSTON SPA HIGH STREET LS23 (south side)

6/54 Nos 212 and 214 (Boston 30.3.66 House) and attached wing wall (formerly listed as No 212 Boston House)

GV II

Large house now furniture store and attached wing wall. c1800. Ashlar magnesian limestone, stone slate roof. 3 storeys, 5 bays with 2-storey wing to rear left; attached wing wall to right masks 1-storey addition on right return. Plinth; central 6-panel door and overlight with radial glazing bars within a distyle Doric stone porch with fluted frieze and dentilled pediment. Bays 2, 4 and 5 have projecting stone sills to sashes with glazing bars beneath flat arches; bay 1 has 2 later doorways with 6-pane overlights (the left door giving access to side passage). 1st floor: sill band to windows as ground floor. 2nd floor: unequally hung 9-pane sashes linked by sill band and set beneath dentilled eaves cornice. Rendered stacks to right end and to left of bay 2 both have 9 flues; single-flue end stack on left. Wing wall attached on right has blind window and doorway then returns forward with another blind window and square end pier. Right return: porch in angle with wing lit by iron roof lantern. Left return: wing lit by numerous sash windows. Interior : contemporary wooden staircase with square baluster rods, turned newels and ramped handrail; two round arches into lobby off left side of hall; fireplace in rear-right room has wooden surround with garlanded frieze.

Listing NGR: SE4321445465

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: SE 43214 45465

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1135046 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 22-Aug-2018 at 06:22:31.

End of official listing