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5 AND 6, ALMA COTTAGES

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: 5 AND 6, ALMA COTTAGES

List entry Number: 1256560

Location

5 AND 6, ALMA COTTAGES

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: 22-Sep-1975

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Sep-1996

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 464773

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE2736SE ALMA COTTAGES, Headingley 714-1/61/714 (North side) 22/09/75 Nos.5 AND 6 (Formerly Listed as: HEADINGLEY LANE, Headingley (North side) Nos.1-8 (Consecutive))

GV II

Pair of cottages. c1860. Coursed squared gritstone, slate roof. Gothic Revival style. One and a half storeys, 3 bays, the central bay gabled. Long and short ashlar quoins. Facade to roadway has cross-frame windows in rusticated surrounds, 1 altered. Arched entrances in left and right returns, door to No.6 probably original with 4 panels; a small stone-roofed bay window, and 2-light window in gable above. Elaborate eaves and roof detailing includes deep carved wooden eaves brackets, fish-scale slates, crested ridge tiles and 2 large 4-flue corniced eaves stacks, some with tall crenellated chimney pots. INTERIOR: not inspected. One of a group of 4 pairs of cottages built on a narrow strip field shown on the 1850 Ordnance Survey map; the 1872 Directory shows that William Brown, warehouseman, lived at No.5 and Thomas Cartwright, gardener, in No.6. (Porter's Directory of Leeds and Neighbourhood: 1872-).



Listing NGR: SE2777036276

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Porters Directory of Leeds and Neighbourhood' in Porters Directory of Leeds and Neighbourhood, (1872)

National Grid Reference: SE 27770 36276

Map

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