SOVEREIGN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1256065
Date first listed:
26-Sep-1963
Date of most recent amendment:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
SOVEREIGN HOUSE, 1 AND 2, SOUTH PARADE
Statutory Address:
SOVEREIGN HOUSE, 123, THE HEADROW
Statutory Address:
SOVEREIGN HOUSE, 24 AND 25, PARK ROW

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
SOVEREIGN HOUSE, 1 AND 2, SOUTH PARADE
Statutory Address:
SOVEREIGN HOUSE, 123, THE HEADROW
Statutory Address:
SOVEREIGN HOUSE, 24 AND 25, PARK ROW

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 29907 33767

Details

LEEDS

SE2933NE SOUTH PARADE 714-1/75/359 (North side) 26/09/63 Nos.1 AND 2 Sovereign House (Formerly Listed as: SOUTH PARADE The Bank of England)

GV II

Includes: Nos.24 AND 25 Sovereign House PARK ROW. Includes: No.123 Sovereign House THE HEADROW. Bank, now offices, with public house in basement.1862-64. By PC Hardwick. For the Bank of England. Ringby sandstone ashlar, slate roof, wrought-iron railings. Late Classical style. 3 storeys over basement and added storey in roof. 3 similar facades with main entrance on South Parade, rear entrance on The Headrow and right return to Park Row. Rusticated ground floor with Greek key-pattern frieze and cornice; upper storeys have rusticated quoins and pilasters, modillion cornice and balustraded parapet with vase finials. Central porch with paired fluted columns supporting entablature with triglyph frieze and scrolled mask, deep eaves and blocking course. 4-pane sashes throughout, alternate triangular and segmental pediments to first-floor windows. Right return: a central 3-part window to each floor: fluted columns in antis to ground floor with scrolls and masks in frieze above. INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SE2990733767

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465324
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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