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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: 1255965



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: 05-Aug-1976

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465402

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SE2835NW HEADINGLEY LANE, Headingley 714-1/64/776 (South West side) 05/08/76 Buckingham House


Large house, now offices of Social Services Department. c1840 with later C19 additions. Coursed squared and hammer-dressed gritstone and ashlar, slate roof. Main 2-storey house of 3 x 5 windows with single-storey wings added to N side forming a U-plan. Entrance front, W side: central entrance has modern glazed double doors with margin lights, deep console brackets and cornice above; single-storey porch with Ionic columns in antis, entablature and cornice with blocking course. Large sashes with glazing bars, first-floor and sill bands, corner pilasters, entablature, cornice and blocking course. Tall ashlar stacks flank centre bay. Single-storey 4-bay wing to left has plate-glass sashes, pilasters to moulded entablature, cornice and moulded blocking course. Right return: central 3-window bay breaks forward slightly and is pedimented. INTERIOR: Classical moulded plasterwork to lobby with egg-and-dart and acanthus motifs, square columns in antis, fine top-lit staircase hall, cantilevered 2-flight stairs with scroll and acanthus pattern to balustrade.

Listing NGR: SE2838635687

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National Grid Reference: SE 28386 35687


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