QUEENS HOUSE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1255732

Date first listed: 22-Mar-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Sep-1996

Statutory Address: QUEENS HOUSE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 34, WELLINGTON STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: QUEENS HOUSE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 34, WELLINGTON STREET

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

District: Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 29788 33424

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE2933SE WELLINGTON STREET 714-1/77/428 (North side) 22/03/74 No.34 Queen's House and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: WELLINGTON STREET (North side) Basement area railings of No.34 (Queen's House))

II

Offices. c1870, railings c1900, altered C20. Rendered, roof not visible, wrought-iron railings. 4 storeys over basement, 3 bays with 1, 2, 1 first-floor windows. Round-arched openings throughout. Rusticated ground floor with central double doors in projecting arched entrance with impost band, cornice and shallow pediment; flanking windows. Upper floors: plain surrounds to windows with late C20 glazing; carved rosettes between 1st-floor windows; moulded sill bands clasp rainwater pipes at outer ends; moulded frieze at eaves with lion masks and kneelers; parapet rebuilt. INTERIOR: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: basement railings: Art Nouveau design of a scrolled seaweed motif instead of rails supporting moulded handrail across basement front and flanking steps. In 1870 the premises of B Berry, woollen merchant; the 1886 Insurance map shows B Berry, wholesale drapery warehouse. (Directory of Leeds: 1870-; Insurance map of Leeds: 1886-).



Listing NGR: SE2978833424

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 465721

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Directory of Leeds, (1870)

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