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1 AND 2, 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: 1 AND 2, ALMA COTTAGES

List entry Number: 1256580

Location

1 AND 2, 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: 464747

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE2736SE ALMA COTTAGES, Headingley 714-1/61/712 (South side) 22/09/75 Nos.1 AND 2 (Formerly Listed as: ALMA COTTAGES, Headingley Nos.1-8 (Consecutive))

GV II

Pair of cottages. c1860, altered C20. 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, windows to No.2 altered. Arched entrances in left and right returns with 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 ridge stacks, some with tall battlemented 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 indicates that Joseph Sunderland, builder lived at No.1 and Thomas Horsfall, woollen printer at No.2. (Porter's Directory of Leeds and Neighbourhood: 1872-).



Listing NGR: SE2783036260

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SE 27830 36260

Map

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