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THE SWARTHMORE INSTITUTE

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: THE SWARTHMORE INSTITUTE

List entry Number: 1255600

Location

THE SWARTHMORE INSTITUTE, 3, 4 AND 5, WOODHOUSE SQUARE

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: 05-Aug-1976

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465822

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE2933 WOODHOUSE SQUARE 714-1/35/448 (South side) 05/08/76 Nos.3, 4 AND 5 The Swarthmore Institute

II

Row of 3 houses, now offices. 1845-6, converted C20. By RW Moore, architect and builder. Red brick, painted stone dressings, slate roof. 2 storeys, 7 first-floor windows. Plinth, moulded string at first-floor sill and eaves levels. Doorways with overlights in moulded architraves with pilasters supporting entablature, cornice, blocking piece. Fenestration: sashes with margin-light glazing bars in eared architraves with recessed panels below on ground floor; a stepped moulding to architrave 1st-floor centre, plainer architrave to flanking windows. Moulded cornice and blocking course. C20 dormer windows right. Stacks forward of ridge flank central 3 bays and at each end. INTERIOR: not inspected. (Linstrum, D: West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture: London: 1978-: 106).

Listing NGR: SE2932233989

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Linstrum, D, West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture, (1978), 106

National Grid Reference: SE 29317 33987

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