THE ALGERNON FIRTH INSTITUTE OF PATHOLOGY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1256142
Date first listed:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
THE ALGERNON FIRTH INSTITUTE OF PATHOLOGY, ST GEORGES ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE ALGERNON FIRTH INSTITUTE OF PATHOLOGY, ST GEORGES ROAD

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 29497 34046

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/02/2012

714-1/74/373 SE2934SE

LEEDS ST GEORGE'S ROAD (West side) The Algernon Firth Institute of Pathology

GV II

Institute of pathology. Completed 1932. By John C Procter. Grey-brown coarse brick, structure of reinforced concrete, keyed doorcase of Portland stone, flat roof. 3 storeys, projecting central entrance and staircase bay, 7-window flanking bays and a recessed outer 1-window bay. The windows set in full-height dentilled recesses with panels of herringbone brickwork. INTERIOR: not inspected. Referred to as an early example of the use of reinforced concrete. The building housed pathology, bacteriology and cancer research. John C Procter, FRIBA, of No.40 Clarendon Road (qv), also designed the lighting for Studio 1 at Broadcasting House, Leeds, 1934. (Gosden, PH & Taylor, AJ: Studies in the History of a University, 1874-1974: Leeds: 1974-: 136; Architectural Review Index, Jan-June 1934).



Listing NGR: SE2949734046

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
465217
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Gosden, P H, Taylor, A J, Studies in the History of a University 1874-1974, (1974), 136
'Architectural Review' in January to June, (1934)

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: 24 Jun 2007
Reference: IOE01/16226/30
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