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Balmoral Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Weetwood, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8256 / 53°49'32"N

Longitude: -1.5753 / 1°34'30"W

OS Eastings: 428055

OS Northings: 436675

OS Grid: SE280366

Mapcode National: GBR BB8.7F

Mapcode Global: WHC9C.S32K

Entry Name: Balmoral Terrace

Listing Date: 9 September 2002

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031876

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489770

Location: Leeds, LS6

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Weetwood

Built-Up Area: Leeds

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Headingley St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


714-1/0/10013 SHAW LANE
09-SEP-02 Headingley
1, 2, 3
Balmoral Terrace

GV II

A terrace of three double fronted houses. c. 1857. Built for George Vevers. Gritstone with gritstone dressings and shallow hipped slate roofs with stone chimney stacks. 2 storey.
Garden facades are double fronted. Each house has a central doorway with pilastered ashlar doorcase and bracketed hood. Either side are single plain sashes in moulded ashlar surrounds with linking cill band. Above 3 plain sashes also in moulded ashlar surrounds with linking ashlar cill band and brackets under the side window cills. Bracketed eaves.
Rear facades are also double fronted. Each with a central doorway with bracketed hood and a 6-panel door. Either side are single plain sashes. Above a large central staircase sash window to each house, with single sashes to either side, to right a small window. These windows have continuous cill bands.
No. 1 has a canted bay window at the side, and No. 3 has a square bay window.
INTERIOR all three houses retain many original features. All three houses retain their original staircases with two turned balusters per tread under a shallow segmental archway. All three houses retain their panelled doors and door surrounds, their windows with shutters on the ground floor, and coving and skirting boards to most other rooms. Most retain original fireplaces on the first floor, though No. 3 retains an original white marble fireplace on the ground floor.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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