ATLAS HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1256123
Date first listed:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
ATLAS HOUSE, 1 AND 3, ST PAULS STREET
Statutory Address:
ATLAS HOUSE, 31, KING STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
ATLAS HOUSE, 1 AND 3, ST PAULS STREET
Statutory Address:
ATLAS HOUSE, 31, KING STREET

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 29742 33585

Details

LEEDS

SE2933NE ST PAUL'S STREET 714-1/75/375 (South side) Nos.1 AND 3 Atlas House

GV II

Includes: No.31 Atlas House KING STREET. Insurance offices, now premises of the Bank of Ireland. 1910. By William Perkin and George Bulmer. Faced in Marmo. 4 storeys with attics, 11-bay corner site arranged 1:2:1:3:1:2:1. Rusticated ground floor, segmental-arched entrances and round-arched windows with masks representing races of the world on keystones. Segmental pediments to 1st-floor windows, deep modillion cornice above 2nd floor, triangular pediments to 3rd floor and attics. A richly-moulded facade dominated by a figure of Atlas on the corner. Perkin and Bulmer also designed the Scottish Union and INTERIOR: not inspected. National Insurance Co premises at Nos 26 & 27 Park Row (qv), also faced in Marmo manufactured by the Burmantofts Company. RCHME records show that the building is of fireproof construction (Kahn system), contractors W Nicholson and Son, sculpture models by Thewlis and Co, etc.



Listing NGR: SE2974233585

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465244
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 26 Feb 2006
Reference: IOE01/14500/26
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Dennis Carr. Source Historic England Archive
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