49 AND 51, VICAR LANE, 2-24, KING EDWARD STREET, 115-120, BRIGGATE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1255862

Date first listed: 25-Apr-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Sep-1996

Statutory Address: 115-120, BRIGGATE

Statutory Address: 2-24, KING EDWARD STREET

Statutory Address: 49 AND 51, VICAR LANE

Map

Ordnance survey map of 49 AND 51, VICAR LANE, 2-24, KING EDWARD STREET, 115-120, BRIGGATE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1255862 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 20-Nov-2018 at 12:08:08.

Location

Statutory Address: 115-120, BRIGGATE

Statutory Address: 2-24, KING EDWARD STREET

Statutory Address: 49 AND 51, VICAR LANE

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

District: Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 30326 33572

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

SE 3033 NW; 714-1/76/64

LEEDS, BRIGGATE (East side), Nos.115-120 (Consecutive)

(Formerly Listed as: BRIGGATE (West side) Nos. 98-120 (Consecutive) excluding Empire Arcade) (Formerly Listed as: COUNTY ARCADE Nos.1-42 (Consecutive)) (Formerly Listed as: QUEEN VICTORIA STREET Nos.1-42 (Consecutive) KING EDWARD STREET, 1-25 (Consec)) (Formerly Listed as: CROSS ARCADE Nos.3-11 (O), 2-16 (E) VICAR LANE, 49-69 (O))

25/04/74

GV

II

Includes: Nos.2-24 KING EDWARD STREET. Includes: Nos.49 AND 51 VICAR LANE. Shops and offices. 1898-1904, altered C20. By Frank Matcham for the Leeds Estates Company as part of the County Arcade development. Pink brick and Burmantofts terracotta, slate and lead roof. Three storeys with attics, in the elaborate 'Free Style' of the period; two-bay facades to Briggate and Vicar Lane and long facade in same style to King Edward Street. Later C20 shop windows to ground floor, large original shop windows to first floor with margin lights, sashes to second floor and dentilled cornice and balustraded parapet to eaves surmounted by Dutch gables and ornamented corner towers. Relief decoration includes strapwork scrolls, foliage and plaques. INTERIOR: not inspected. HISTORICAL DETAILS: see County Arcade (qv).

Listing NGR: SE3032633572

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 465582

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Leach, P, The Buildings of England: Yorkshire: The West Riding: Leeds, Bradford and the North, (2009), 444-445
Wrathmell, S, Minnis, J, Pevsner Architectural Guides: Leeds, (2005), 159-161

End of official listing