NUMBERS 5 AND 6 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1255895

Date first listed: 11-Sep-1996

Statutory Address: 9 AND 11, LEICESTER GROVE

Statutory Address: NUMBERS 5 AND 6 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 5 AND 6, BLENHEIM SQUARE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: 9 AND 11, LEICESTER GROVE

Statutory Address: NUMBERS 5 AND 6 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 5 AND 6, BLENHEIM SQUARE

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

District: Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 29890 34774

Summary

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE2934NE BLENHEIM SQUARE 714-1/72/32 (North East side) Nos.5 AND 6 and attached railings

GV II

Includes: Nos.9 AND 11 LEICESTER GROVE. Pair of houses with railings. 1831-1839, altered C20. Red/brown brick, Flemish bond, rubbed brick details, slate roof. 3 storeys over basement, each house 3 windows wide with entrance right. Steps up to door, 6-panel on right, with roundels in fanlight, wooden surround in keyed arch with imposts. Basement windows have segmental arches, 16 panes; upper windows sashes, with glazing bars to 1st floor, stone sills, flat brick arches. Large multi-flue stacks straddle ridge between properties. Rear: No.6 (right) retains original stair window. INTERIOR: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: railings: wrought-iron, enclose basement area and flank steps, alternate wavy and straight rails, bud finials. One of the 3 pairs of houses built in the 2nd stage of the development of the terrace originally called Finsbury Square (Fowler 1831). The oval garden was made but the terrace on the S side was never built. (Beresford, M: East End, West End: the Face of Leeds During Urbanisation 1684-1: Leeds: 1988-: 344; Fowler, C: Map of the town of Leeds and the Environs: 1831-; Map of Leeds: 1847-).



Listing NGR: SE2989034774

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Legacy System number: 465509

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Beresford, M W, East End West End The Face of Leeds During Urbanisation 1684 to 1842, (1988), 344

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