No. 43 Woodhouse Lane


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
43, Woodhouse Lane, Woodhouse, Leeds


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Statutory Address:
43, Woodhouse Lane, Woodhouse, Leeds

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

Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SE 30015 34030


SE3034 714-1/29/441 05/08/76

LEEDS WOODHOUSE LANE (South West side) No. 43

(Formerly listed as Leeds Metropolitan University, previously listed as: Leeds Polytechnic (Accounting and Applied Economics Building))


Methodist New Connexion chapel, now part of Leeds Metropolitan University. 1857-58, altered mid C20. By William Hill. Red brick with stone dressings, slate roof. Two storeys over basement, five x seven bays. Classical style. Corinthian pilastered doorways with heavy entablatures and semicircular fanlights (that to right blocked) flank three round-headed windows.

First floor: original central window is round-headed, with carved impost blocks and keystone; flanking tall metal-framed windows. Rusticated pilasters to corners, bracketed cornice, full-width pediment with round light and relief foliage in tympanum, stepped stone ?chimneys at each end of roof apex. Left return: original and altered fenestration as front.

INTERIOR: not inspected.

The chapel cost £6,000 to build and contained an organ and memorial window to Mr Alderman Marsden; school rooms and an institute were in the basement.

(Kelly's Directory of Leeds: 1913-: XXVIII).

Listing NGR: SE3001534030


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'Kelly's Directory' in Kelly's Directory of Leeds, (1913), XXVIII


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: 22 May 2004
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