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NUMBER 56 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List Entry Summary

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

Name: NUMBER 56 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1255737

Location

NUMBER 56 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 56, WELLINGTON STREET

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

County:

District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Aug-1976

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Sep-1996

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465726

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE2933SE WELLINGTON STREET 714-1/77/432 (North side) 05/08/76 No.56 and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: WELLINGTON STREET (North side) No.56)

GV II

Offices. Dated 1873, altered C20. Probably by Henry Walker for William Smith. Ashlar, slate roof, wrought-iron railings with gate. Gothic Revival style. 4 storeys over basement, 2 uneven bays. Panelled double doors to right in a moulded pointed arch under a gable with 2 small Gothic windows and quatrefoil opening, canted bay carried up to a turret with octagonal spire and gargoyles. Wider left bay has cross windows to ground floor, paired flat-arched windows to 1st and 2nd floors and 3 Gothic windows of 2 lights with plate tracery to 3rd floor; quatrefoil plaques and incised date in coped gable surmounted by a crocketed finial. INTERIOR: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: basement railings: ashlar wall, square panels of ironwork with central boss and circles, standards with leaf finials. (Linstrum, D: West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture: 1978-: 304).



Listing NGR: SE2965133446

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Linstrum, D, West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture, (1978), 304

National Grid Reference: SE 29651 33446

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