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ARMLEY PARK COURT

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.

Name: ARMLEY PARK COURT

List entry Number: 1256003

Location

ARMLEY PARK COURT, STANNINGLEY ROAD

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

County:

District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Sep-1996

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465354

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE2733 STANNINGLEY ROAD, Armley 714-1/33/489 (North side) Armley Park Court

GV II

Board school, now offices. 1900, converted late C20. By WS Braithwaite. Red brick, ashlar details, slate roof. Central hall plan with cross wings. 2 storeys with basement and attics, 7 bays, entrance bays 2 and 6 project, with wide doorway, segmental arch, keystone, overlight with keystone carved with interlaced 'LSB', console brackets, segmental cornice/hood; paired windows above, pilastered corners rise to cornice and square stone ventilator tower with pilasters, lead-covered dome and tall finial. Bays 1 and 7 and the 4-window central bay have tall ground-floor windows, segmental-arch windows to 1st floor and ornate Dutch gables with obelisk finials. INTERIOR: not inspected. Walter Braithwaite was the last architect to Leeds School Board and designed 8 schools; this building is similar in detail to his Pupil Teacher College (qv) built in the same year. In 1903 the school had 1,180 scholars in mixed and infants departments.



Listing NGR: SE2718833689

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National Grid Reference: SE 27188 33689

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