THE ODEON CINEMA

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255903
Date first listed:
15-Oct-1993
Statutory Address:
THE ODEON CINEMA, 14-20, THE HEADROW

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE ODEON CINEMA, 14-20, 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 30328 33758

Details

LEEDS

SE3033NW THE HEADROW 714-1/76/388 (North side) 15/10/93 Nos.14-20 (Even) The Odeon Cinema

GV II

Cinema and shops. 1930-32. Exterior designed as part of The Headrow development by Sir Reginald Blomfield, interior by Frank T Verity, altered 1969, 1978 and 1988. Steel-framed, faced in red brick, Portland stone dressings, slate roofs. Classical style. 4 storeys, 17 windows. Rusticated ashlar ground floor with shop fronts. Upper 3 floors have ashlar pavilions with giant Doric pilasters and moulded ashlar window surrounds at bays 1, 11 and 17. The whole topped by a balustrade and crowning urns. Corner entrance to cinema: original fenestration and decoration survives but now obscured by later C20 signboards. INTERIOR: no original features remain. (Heap, A: The Headrow, a pictorial history: Leeds: 1990-: 43).



Listing NGR: SE3032833766

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465469
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Heap, A, The Headrow a Pictorial history, (1990), 43

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 03 Sep 2000
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