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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.


List entry Number: 1255863



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


District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Mar-1974

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465583

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


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

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National Grid Reference: SE 29839 33775


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