Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1256580

Date first listed: 22-Sep-1975

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Sep-1996

Statutory Address: 1 AND 2, ALMA COTTAGES


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Statutory Address: 1 AND 2, ALMA COTTAGES

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

District: Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 27830 36260


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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))


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


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Legacy System number: 464747

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

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