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LEEDS COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN

List Entry Summary

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

Name: LEEDS COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN

List entry Number: 1256169

Location

LEEDS COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN, ROSSINGTON STREET

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

County:

District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Oct-1995

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465200

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List entry Description

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Details

LEEDS

SE2934SE ROSSINGTON STREET 714-1/74/355 (North side) 24/10/95 Leeds College of Art and Design

GV II

School, now college of art. Dated 1888. Red brick, Flemish bond, stone door and window surrounds and bands at floor levels, terracotta details, slate roof. 2 and a half storeys over a basement, the ground-floor raised. 9 bays on a steeply sloping site. The centre bay breaks forward slightly and has central double panelled doors with fanlight over, Classical surround with pilasters on corniced bases, entablature, pediment; wreaths and foliage in spandrels, date and laurel wreath in tympanum, acroteria. Fenestration: square-headed windows to basement, with small console brackets in the reveals, architraves to ground and 1st floors, round arches to 1st-floor centre and left, lunettes above the windows to right of centre and on right return, shallow brick pilasters between; 2-light attic windows. Terracotta panels below the main windows, and in spandrels of 1st floor right. INTERIOR: doors open into a stairway to the raised ground floor and the 1st-floor right fenestration suggests a principal lecture room. Originally Leeds Boys' Modern School, part of the important group of late C19-early C20 schools built close to the Institute in Cookridge Street (qv). (Ordnance Survey Map of Leeds: 1891-).



Listing NGR: SE2998234010

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National Grid Reference: SE 29982 34010

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