ATHENAEUM HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255863
Date first listed:
22-Mar-1974
Statutory Address:
ATHENAEUM HOUSE, 147-157, THE HEADROW

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Location

Statutory Address:
ATHENAEUM HOUSE, 147-157, THE HEADROW

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 29839 33775

Details

LEEDS

SE2933NE THE HEADROW 714-1/75/393 (South side) 22/03/74 Nos.147-157 (Odd) Athenaeum House

GV II

Shops and offices. c1890, altered C20. By William Bakewell. Ashlar, slate roof. Gothic Revival style. 4 storeys and attic. 6 bays. Ground floor: arcade of 4 wide Tudor arches, modern shop windows, entrance to upper floors staircase left, carriageway right. 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors: canted bay windows with mullions and transoms, bays 1 and 6, are carried up to attic pavilions with steeply-pitched hipped roofs and finials. Bays 2-5: 4-light windows with traceried heads to 1st and 3rd floors and transoms to 2nd floor; between 2nd-floor windows are canopied niches containing tall carved robed figures. Bracketed eaves cornice and balustraded parapet between end pavilions. INTERIOR: not inspected.



Listing NGR: SE2983933775

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465583
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: 31 Mar 2003
Reference: IOE01/10403/13
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