WEAVERS COURT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255807
Date first listed:
09-Jan-1975
Date of most recent amendment:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
WEAVERS COURT, 153, 157 AND 159, TOWN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WEAVERS COURT, 153, 157 AND 159, TOWN STREET

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 26542 33486

Details

LEEDS

SE2633 TOWN STREET, Armley 714-1/32/500 (South side) 09/01/75 Nos.153, 157 AND 159 Weavers' Court (Formerly Listed as: TOWN STREET, Armley (South side) Nos 151, 151A, 151B and 153-159 (odd) including Stables to S of No.159)

II

Row of 2-storey weavers' dwellings with 3rd-storey communal loom room above and stables, now 4 houses. Late C18, converted late C20. Finely coursed stone, low-pitched hipped stone slate roof and small paired eaves brackets. 2-light (above archway 3-light) windows with plain stone lintels, sills and mullions, multi-pane top-hinged casements replaced fixed-light windows. Ground-floor 3 doorways in plain stone surrounds, 6-panel doors; to right a 2-storey rusticated elliptical-arch carriage way with keyblock and moulded impost. Inside carriageway a trapdoor with hoist to loomroom above. Rear: adjoining at right angles behind No.159 is former stables with low-pitched stone slate roof, 1st-floor centre loft door with flanking fixed-light multi-pane windows. Ground floor 2 larger 2-light multi-pane fixed-light windows with plain stone sills, lintels, mullions, 2 doorways, wide double doors to left. INTERIOR: not inspected. An important example of a group of weavers' dwellings and loom room.



Listing NGR: SE3047628389

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465612
Legacy System:
LBS

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 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/04314/27
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Karran. Source Historic England Archive
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