ST JOHNS CHURCH OF ENGLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL AND ST JOHNS ALMSHOUSES NUMBERS 1-7 (CONSECUTIVE)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255712
Date first listed:
05-Aug-1976
Date of most recent amendment:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
ST JOHNS CHURCH OF ENGLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL AND ST JOHNS ALMSHOUSES NUMBERS 1-7 (CONSECUTIVE), 1-7, WETHERBY ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
ST JOHNS CHURCH OF ENGLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL AND ST JOHNS ALMSHOUSES NUMBERS 1-7 (CONSECUTIVE), 1-7, WETHERBY ROAD

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 33720 37174

Details

LEEDS

SE3337SE WETHERBY ROAD, Roundhay 714-1/58/1071 (North side) 05/08/76 St John's C of E Primary School and St John's Almshouses, Nos.1-7 (Consecutive) (Formerly Listed as: WETHERBY ROAD, Roundhay (North side) St John's (Roundhay) Church of England ... Almshouses Nos 1-7 ... wall in front)

GV II

Church school and almshouses. c1830, altered C20. By Thomas Taylor. For Stephen Nicholson of Roundhay Park. Coursed squared gritstone, ashlar details, slate roofs. In Tudor style. Central school block flanked by long 10-bay ranges of single-storey almshouses. School with moulded coping to gable ends, central gabled porch with pointed arched doorway, base of crocketed finial at apex of gable; at each side are 2 large 2-light mullion and transom windows with dripmoulds. Flanking this central school block are 10-bay ranges of low single-storey almshouses with projecting gabled end bays with large ornate barge-boards with pendants, wide eaves and shallow square bay window with coved cornice. Small 2-light mullioned windows and doorways with dripmoulds, plank doors with cover moulds and decorative wrought-iron hinges. Stone chimneys, shafts removed. INTERIOR: not inspected. An early drawing of the group is reproduced in Linstrum, p.247.



Listing NGR: SE3275136983

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465747
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Linstrum, D, West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture, (1978), 247

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: 09 Aug 2001
Reference: IOE01/05036/16
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