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Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
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SE 33494 38451



SE33NW ROUNDHAY PARK, Roundhay 714-1/7/1063 The Castle 05/08/76


Sham ruined castle gatehouse. Early C19, restored C20. For Thomas Nicholson. Random rubble with stone dressings. High pointed archway with dripmould flanked by high circular turrets containing stone newel stairs. Quatrefoil traceried 'window', mock arrow slits and vertical light slits for stairs. Doorways at base of turrets. Wall tops and crenellation consolidated and rebuilt since 1976. INTERIOR: not inspected. A view-point in the extensive grounds laid out 1803-1821 by Nicholson after he purchased the park from the 17th Baron Stourton. Overlooking the Waterloo Lake, it also faces the former Braim Farm, rebuilt in a mock medieval style, now Cobble Hall, Elmet Lane (qv).

Listing NGR: SE3349438451


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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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Date: 09 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/05036/35
Rights: Copyright IoE Ms Angela J. Prescott. Source Historic England Archive
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