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Latitude: 53.9053 / 53°54'19"N
Longitude: -1.3479 / 1°20'52"W
OS Eastings: 442940
OS Northings: 445656
OS Grid: SE429456
Mapcode National: GBR MR08.ZT
Mapcode Global: WHDB7.83DG
Entry Name: 144-152, High Street
Listing Date: 8 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1135044
English Heritage Legacy ID: 341970
Location: Boston Spa, Leeds, LS23
Civil Parish: Boston Spa
Built-Up Area: Boston Spa
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Lower Wharfe
Church of England Diocese: York
SE 4245-4345 BOSTON SPA HIGH STREET
LS23 (south side)
6/50 No 144-152 (even)
Terrace, now various commercial premises. Mid C19 of several builds. Ashlar
magnesian limestone facade, Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 9 bays. Basket-
arched carriage entrance to bay 6 otherwise all of ground floor has flat-
roofed shop-front projections. 1st floor: projecting sills and flat arches
to sashes with glazing bars (bays 1-4 and 9) and to 16-pane sashes (bays 5-
8). 2nd floor: matching openings with unequally-hung sashes of 9 panes (bays
1-4 and 9) and of 12 panes (bays 5-8). Fascia board with paired wooden
gutter brackets. Ashlar copings between bays 2 and 3, 4 and 5 and to right
end. Drop in roof line to right of bay 5. Rendered ridge stack between bays
2 and 3; sandstone ridge stacks between bays 4 and 5, 5 and 6, 7 and 8. Left
return: round-arched doorway; round-arched stair window to lst-floor left.
Built as the Victoria Hotel and known as Victoria Buildings by 1850 (Scott,
B. M. Scott, Boston Spa, 2nd edition 1985.
Listing NGR: SE4294045656
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