THE SWARTHMORE INSTITUTE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255600
Date first listed:
05-Aug-1976
Statutory Address:
THE SWARTHMORE INSTITUTE, 3, 4 AND 5, WOODHOUSE SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE SWARTHMORE INSTITUTE, 3, 4 AND 5, WOODHOUSE SQUARE

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 29317 33987

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465822
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

Legal

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

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Date: 27 Oct 2001
Reference: IOE01/05020/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Keith Brightwell. Source Historic England Archive
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