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Boston Hall east Wing mews Cottage west Wing

A Grade II Listed Building in Boston Spa, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.9033 / 53°54'11"N

Longitude: -1.3432 / 1°20'35"W

OS Eastings: 443251

OS Northings: 445435

OS Grid: SE432454

Mapcode National: GBR MR29.0J

Mapcode Global: WHDB7.B5M0

Plus Code: 9C5WWM34+8P

Entry Name: Boston Hall east Wing mews Cottage west Wing

Listing Date: 30 March 1966

Last Amended: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135047

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341976

Location: Boston Spa, Leeds, LS23

County: Leeds

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

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LS23 (south side)

6/56 No 218A (East Wing),
30.3.66 No 218 (Boston Hall),
No 220 (West Wing) and
No 222 (Mews Cottage)
(formerly listed as No
218 (Boston Hall)


Large house with service wing; now offices, 2 dwellings and partly unoccupied
at time of resurvey (1987). Late C18 and early C19. Coursed squared
magnesian limestone, graduated slate roofs. 2-storey-and-attic, 5-bay centre
with lower 2-bay side wing set back on left and 3-storey, 2-bay wing set back
on right terminating at rear in a lower separately-roofed house (Mews
Cottage). Main house (Boston Hall): plinth; central 6-panel door and
fanlight with radial glazing bars under archivolt in a Doric, open-pedimented
stone doorcase. All other bays have projecting stone sills to sashes with
glazing bars under grooved wedge lintels with fluted keystones. Dentilled
eaves cornice; shaped kneelers and ashlar gable copings; yellow-brick end
stacks. Wing set back on left (East Wing): large projecting lateral stack
has to left a panelled door in corniced doorcase beneath blind windows;
6-pane sash to 1st floor on right; stack has yellow brick shaft. Wing set
back on right (West Wing): steps across front to panelled door on left having
corniced doorcase beneath an unequally-hung, 9-pane sash with flat arch;
sashes with glazing bars to ground-floor and 1st-floor right; 6-pane sashes
to 2nd floor; hipped right end to roof. Rear: East Wing has margin-glazed
French window flanked by tall unequally-hung 15-pane sashes; unequally-hung
9-pane sashes to 1st floor. Right return (Mews Cottage): has 6-panel door
and 4-pane overlight in corniced wooden doorcase; 4-pane sashes; hipped roof.
Interior: Boston Hall has inner door under fanlight with glazing bars;
cantilevered wooden staircase with turned balusters to a wreathed and ramped
handrail. Various contemporary fireplaces on 1st floor including one with
Delft tiles and another with Neo-Classical panel on wooden surround with
drops and small lions' heads.

Listing NGR: SE4325145435

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