NUMBER 56 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255737
Date first listed:
05-Aug-1976
Date of most recent amendment:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
NUMBER 56 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 56, WELLINGTON STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
NUMBER 56 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 56, 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 29651 33446

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465726
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

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: 20 Feb 2005
Reference: IOE01/13723/05
Rights: Copyright IoE Ms Alison Claybourne. Source Historic England Archive
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