37 AND 38, HANOVER SQUARE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1256069
Date first listed:
05-Aug-1976
Statutory Address:
37 AND 38, HANOVER SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
37 AND 38, HANOVER SQUARE

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 29038 33930

Details

LEEDS

SE2933 HANOVER SQUARE 714-1/35/200 (West side) 05/08/76 Nos.37 AND 38

GV II

Semi-detached pair of houses. c1823. Probably by James Piggott Pritchett. For George Rawson. Red brick, stone details, slate roof. 3 storeys with basement, 6 first-floor windows. Steps up to central paired doors in large shallow portico of 2 pairs of Tuscan columns supporting heavy entablature, cornice and blocking course. Fenestration: flat brick arches, mostly sashes with glazing bars; panelled aprons to ground floor, deep sill band to 1st, stone sills to 2nd. Moulded eaves cornice, end stacks. INTERIOR: Nos 37 and 38 both have entrance hall with Moorish tiled dado and elaborate plasterwork in Moorish style. George Rawson was the owner of Denison Hall and in 1823 James Pritchett designed the layout of Hanover Square for Rawson who was selling the grounds for housing development. (Linstrum, D: West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture: London: 1978-: 383).





Listing NGR: SE2903833930

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465282
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Linstrum, D, West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture, (1978), 383

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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