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6 AND 8, SHEAF STREET, 37 AND 39, HUNSLET ROAD

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: 6 AND 8, SHEAF STREET, 37 AND 39, HUNSLET ROAD

List entry Number: 1255569

Location

37 AND 39, HUNSLET ROAD
6 AND 8, SHEAF STREET

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

County:

District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Jul-1987

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Sep-1996

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465882

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE3032NE HUNSLET ROAD 714-1/81/210 (East side) 28/07/87 Nos.37 AND 39 (Formerly Listed as: HUNSLET ROAD (East side) Nos.35, 37 AND 39) (Formerly Listed as: SHEAF STREET (West side) Nos.6, 8 AND 10)

GV II

Includes: Nos.6 AND 8 SHEAF STREET. Pair of back-to-back houses. Probably built between 1850 and 1866. Orange-red brick (irregular English bond), ashlar dressings, Welsh blue slate roof, brick stack with stone cornice forward of ridge centre and left on each facade. Including Nos 6 & 8 Sheaf Street. 2 storeys and basement, the Sheaf Street houses with possible cellar dwellings. Ground-floor band, first-floor sill-band. 4 first-floor windows. Hunslet Road: 2 identical facades: a short flight of stone steps to 4-panel door with overlight in pilastered doorcase with frieze, casement moulded cornice. All windows are segmental-arched and have 4-pane sashes, false keystones and carved flower motif to ground floor, basement windows below. White-brick eaves band, shaped stone gutter brackets. Rear, Sheaf Street: both houses have rubbed brick slightly cambered arches to right (boarded up), the door to No.6 (right) is up 3 stone steps to a platform over the cellar entrance which is reached by a stone stair left; 4-pane sash to left, ground and first floors, similar arches, stone lintel to small window first-floor right; white brick eaves band and moulded brick gutter brackets. INTERIOR: not inspected. When first built the street was called Grey Walk Street and linked Hunslet Lane and South Brook Street; by 1866 it was renamed Aire Street, the existing block probably shown on the map of that date. c1873, when the original Leeds Bridge was rebuilt, the road was extended to the bridge and renamed Hunslet Road. (Brierley: Map of Leeds: 1866-).





Listing NGR: SE3050632840

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Title: Map of the Town of Leeds and its Vicinity Source Date: 1866 Author: Publisher: Surveyor:

National Grid Reference: SE 30506 32840

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