ARMLEY PRISON: REVETMENT WALL ON EAST SIDE OF GLOUCESTER TERRACE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1256250
Date first listed:
05-Oct-1994
Statutory Address:
ARMLEY PRISON: REVETMENT WALL ON EAST SIDE OF GLOUCESTER TERRACE, GLOUCESTER TERRACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
ARMLEY PRISON: REVETMENT WALL ON EAST SIDE OF GLOUCESTER TERRACE, GLOUCESTER TERRACE

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 28062 33382

Details

LEEDS

SE2833 GLOUCESTER TERRACE, Armley 714-1/34/488 (East side) 05/10/94 Armley Prison: revetment wall on east side of Gloucester Terrace

GV II*

Revetment wall. c1847. By William Perkin and Elisha Backhouse. Coursed rock-faced gritstone, ashlar coping. Overall length approx 150m, present height 3-4m but originally higher as road level has been raised. Octagonal bollards with large moulded flat capstones, crenellated parapet, sloping buttresses, blocked chamfered archway to right of centre. Shown on a drawing in the margin of Rapkin's Map of Leeds, 1850. HISTORY: see Armley Prison: Inner range.



Listing NGR: SE2806233382

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
465099
Legacy System:
LBS

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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