ALL SOULS HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255890
Date first listed:
05-Aug-1976
Date of most recent amendment:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
ALL SOULS HOUSE, BLENHEIM GROVE

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Location

Statutory Address:
ALL SOULS HOUSE, BLENHEIM GROVE

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 29977 34701

Details

LEEDS

SE2934NE BLENHEIM GROVE 714-1/72/27 (South West side) 05/08/76 All Souls' House (Formerly Listed as: BLACKMAN LANE, Woodhouse Former Vicarage immediately south-east of All Souls Church)

II

Former vicarage to All Souls' Church, now flats, with covered passage link to church. Late C19, converted c1978. Coursed squared gritstone and ashlar, stone slate roof. 2 storeys with attic and basement, 7 bays, on sloping site. Gothic Revival style. Facade to road: board door right in moulded pointed arch with hoodmould, crocketed niche above; 2-light mullioned windows to ground floor, cross windows to 1st floor, 2 single-light windows above entrance. Inscription in Gothic lettering above ground-floor windows: 'CHRISTUS MEUM FUNDAMENTUM SIT HUIC DOMO FIRMAMENTUM' ('May Christ be my foundation (and) the support for this house'). Gable copings, inserted roof lights, 4 tall banded ridge stacks. Rear: ashlar-walled basement forms ground floor on this side; 4 bays, end bays project slightly and gabled, covered passage set back on left, octagonal piers and 4 moulded segmental arches, the right arch walled to form a lobby to vicarage entrance, steep-pitched roof. House has 3- and 4-light transom and mullion windows; full-height canted bay window bay 2 with carved shields below 2nd-floor window. 2 dormers with carved barge boards centre. INTERIOR: main stair removed when converted to flats; a service stair at the E end from basement to attics has square-section balusters and newels with ball finials. Although the main rooms on the ground floor have been partitioned the doors with 6 fielded-panels and crenellated architraves remain, also panelled reveals to windows and egg-and-dart ceiling plasterwork. Upper floors not examined.

Listing NGR: SE2997734701

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465498
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: 07 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/08411/24
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Karran. Source Historic England Archive
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