ST JAMES HOSPITAL BLOCK NORTH WEST OF CHAPEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1256271
Date first listed:
22-Nov-1974
Date of most recent amendment:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
ST JAMES HOSPITAL BLOCK NORTH WEST OF CHAPEL, BECKETT STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ST JAMES HOSPITAL BLOCK NORTH WEST OF CHAPEL, BECKETT STREET

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

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 31736 34719

Details

LEEDS

SE33SW BECKETT STREET, Sheepscar 714-1/11/1101 (West side) 22/11/74 St James' Hospital, block north-west of chapel (Formerly Listed as: BECKETT STREET, Sheepscar St James' Hospital (Blocks 19 and 20))

GV II

Poor Law infirmary, now hospital block. 1872-4, late C20 alterations. By Henry Walker of Leeds, though modified on the advice of Dr Smith medical advisor to the Poor Law Board. Rectangular plan, red brick, stone dressings, slate roof. Pierced stone parapets, modillion cornice. 2 storeys, 4,2,4 windows, centre projects slightly with Dutch gable. 2 Dutch gables to left and right returns, plain surround, overlight and margin lights to left return. INTERIOR: not inspected. An almost identical block immediately to NW has been demolished. This Poor Law infirmary was built next to the workhouse of 1858, now St James' Hospital Northside Building (qv). The foundation stone was laid 04/04/1872 and th ebuilding was opened 26/11/1874. The building cost »18,000. (RCHME: Report: St James's University Hospital: 1995-).



Listing NGR: SE3173634719

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
465074
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
St James's University Hospital Report, (1995)

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

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Date: 05 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/03881/34
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