DEVONSHIRE HOUSE AND LION HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255619
Date first listed:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
DEVONSHIRE HOUSE AND LION HOUSE, 37-41, YORK PLACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
DEVONSHIRE HOUSE AND LION HOUSE, 37-41, YORK PLACE

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 29647 33515

Details

LEEDS

SE2933NE YORK PLACE 714-1/75/462 (North side) Nos.37-41 (Consecutive) Devonshire House and Lion House

GV II

Woollen warehouses, now offices. 1870, converted C20. By George Corson. Ashlar, red brick with stone details, slate roof. Gothic Revival style. 4-storey, 3-window outer bays, 3-storey, 5-bay inner block. Outer bays have central panelled doors under a cusped stone hood surmounted by a carved lion left and a griffin right, and entries to rear yard with bracketed flat arches; ground-floor windows: paired cusped lights and wooden frames in square moulded stone recesses, a band of polychrome tiles below, continuous beaded cornice above. Upper-floor windows are paired flat-headed lights to outer bays, pointed arches centre. The centre block has full-height arched recesses with attached columns and pierced parapet with gargoyles; the outer bays have high bracketed eaves cornice and parapet with flanking stone-capped chimneys. INTERIOR: not inspected. The building links through to Nos 42-46 Park Place (qv) and has a very similar facade.





Listing NGR: SE2964733515

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465841
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 29 Sep 2005
Reference: IOE01/14728/34
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