1-5, QUEENS COURT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1256159
Date first listed:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
1-5, QUEENS COURT

Map

Ordnance survey map of 1-5, QUEENS COURT
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1256159.pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 17-Nov-2019 at 03:14:45.

Location

Statutory Address:
1-5, QUEENS COURT

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 30127 38084

Details

LEEDS

SE3033SW QUEEN'S COURT 714-1/78/352 (North side) Nos.1-5 (Consecutive)

GV II

Houses, workshops and shops. Mid C18 with later additions; restoration 1989. Dark red brick, Flemish and random bond, slate roofs. Rear wing of Nos 165A-169 Briggate (qv) with houses and workshops forming north and east ranges of Queen's Court, now shops. North range composed of 3 builds, from west: i) 3-storey, 7-window rear wing with remains of stone foundation course, C20 shop facade left, wide doorway with flanking windows to right, flat and cambered heads to openings, C20 frames; ii) 2-storey, 3-window block, inserted doorway centre, coving to eaves, tall brick stack; iii) 2-storey, 4-window block, eaves band, 2 tall stacks; right return is of irregular hand-made brick in random bond with a blocked round window to gable and blocked first-floor loading door. East range closing the east end of the court is of 2 storeys, the eaves lower than in the north range, original covered access way to Call Lane, centre. INTERIOR: ground floor examined during restoration: timber cross beams reused in west end. For history, see Nos 165A-169 Briggate (qv); probably part of the premises of a wool stapler and hatter in the early C19 and tea dealer in the mid-later C19. Rare survival of the compact type of building in the city centre which evolved during the later C18 and early C19. (Thornborough, P (West Yorkshire Archaeology Service): Queen's Court, Lower Briggate, Leeds: 1987-: 13).



Listing NGR: SE3012738084

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465187
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Thornborough, P, 'West Yorkshire Archaeology Service' in Queens Court Lower Briggate Leeds, (1987), 13

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

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 26 Feb 2006
Reference: IOE01/14500/23
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Dennis Carr. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].