GLOBE IRON FOUNDRY FITTING UP SHOP

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1256244
Date first listed:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
GLOBE IRON FOUNDRY FITTING UP SHOP, GLOBE ROAD

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Ordnance survey map of GLOBE IRON FOUNDRY FITTING UP SHOP
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Location

Statutory Address:
GLOBE IRON FOUNDRY FITTING UP SHOP, GLOBE ROAD

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 29503 33048

Details

LEEDS

SE2933 GLOBE ROAD, Holbeck 714-1/35/842 (North side (off)) No.12 Globe Iron Foundry fitting up shop

GV II

Fitting-up shop, now workshops. c1844, altered C20. White-painted brick, English bond 1:3 and 1:5, C20 tile roof of 3 parallel narrow gabled ranges, paired eaves brackets. 4 storeys, 5 first-floor windows to Globe Road frontage: segmental arches, C20 frames, stone sills, the top storey windows almost square. Ground floor: 2 wide entrances centre and left, one blocked, steps up to narrow door with overlight far right, 5-light window with slender glazing bars to its left. Rear, canal facade: blocked door (formerly window) flanked by narrow windows left; far right: round-arched opening with C20 window frame, one window above and top-floor window blocked. INTERIOR: not seen in detail: front entrance is into staircase lobby, a straight flight with bulbous turned balusters rises to first floor. The Globe Iron Foundry was established on this site in 1844, and gave its name to the newly established road; this building housed the fitting-up shop and probably the engine house as the openings rear right suggest. (Victorian Society Walks No.6: Douglas J, Hammond C & Powell K: Three Suburban Walks: 1987-: 8; Ordnance Survey: Map of Leeds surveyed 1847: 1850-).



Listing NGR: SE2950333048

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465093
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Douglas, J, Hammond, C, Powell, K, 'Victorian Society Walks' in Leeds Three Suburban Walks, (1987)

Legal

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: 13 Mar 2002
Reference: IOE01/06115/04
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