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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: 1255915



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: 11-Sep-1996

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465444

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SE3033SW THE BOURSE 714-1/78/41 (East side) 22/03/74 No.1 (Formerly Listed as: BOAR LANE (South side) Nos.20A AND 21)


Offices. 1869-75, altered C20. Possibly by Thomas Ambler. Ashlar, grey slate roof. Deep modillioned eaves cornice and balustraded parapet. 3-storey, 3-window range in Italianate style on a corner site. First floor: round-arched windows with panelled pilasters and moulded impost band, the central window being double-recessed with short fluted pilasters. Flanking rusticated double pilasters and deep modillioned cornice. 2nd floor as first but with less detailing. Boarded C20 shop fronts. Right return: the left 2 bays as main facade; bay 3 more elaborate, with round-headed oriel window rising through 2 storeys and pedimented gable over. INTERIOR: not inspected. Built to house the Leeds Corporation Gas Offices, the secretary in 1872 was James Lupton. By 1886 a 'Grand Restaurant' was housed in the building, probably including No.3 Alfred Street (qv), and there was a brick-arched wine cellar in the basement. (Porter T: Directory of Leeds and Neighbourhood: Leeds: 1873-; Insurance Map of the City Centre: 1886-).

Listing NGR: SE3011833360

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Porter, T, Directory of Leeds and Neighbourhood, (1873)

National Grid Reference: SE 30111 33358


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