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Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
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SE 29633 33447



SE2933SE WELLINGTON STREET 714-1/77/433 (North side) 05/08/76 No.58 Waterloo House


Warehouse, now offices. 1868, restored c1977. By Edward Birchall. For Walter Stead. Ashlar, polychrome brick, stone dressings, slate roof with late C20 dormers. Gothic Revival style. 4 storeys over basement, 7 bays. Entrance bay 6 with porch of polished pink granite columns with carved capitals supporting stone roof. Ground floor: ashlar, moulded depressed arch windows with pilaster shafts and carved capitals. 1st and 2nd floors: windows in pointed-arch arcade with brick pilasters and moulded capitals. 3rd floor: narrow windows in an arcade of 21 round arches. Heavy stone modillion cornice with cast-iron cresting and octagonal brick finials with stone caps. INTERIOR: gutted by fire c1977, rebuilt. Walter Stead was a cloth manufacturer at No.60 Wellington Street in 1870, next door to his warehouse; by 1886 the building was the woollen warehouse of Joshua Wilson and Sons. (Linstrum, D: West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture: 1978-: 304; Directories of Leeds, 1870 and 1886).

Listing NGR: SE2963333447


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Books and journals
Directory of Leeds, (1870)
Linstrum, D, West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture, (1978), 304


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: 31 Jul 2007
Reference: IOE01/16121/02
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