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Moor End Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Boston Spa, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.9062 / 53°54'22"N

Longitude: -1.3649 / 1°21'53"W

OS Eastings: 441825

OS Northings: 445750

OS Grid: SE418457

Mapcode National: GBR LRX8.9G

Mapcode Global: WHDB7.02BR

Entry Name: Moor End Cottage

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135057

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342003

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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Listing Text

LS23 (north side)

2/83 Moor End Cottage


Small house. Mid C18 with later additions and alterations. Coursed, squared
magnesian limestone, Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 windows to 1st floor; 1-
storey, 1-bay wing set back on left; C20 wing to rear right. Large quoins.
Central part-glazed door with 3-piece lintel flanked by renewed 3-light
horizontally-sliding sashes with glazing bars under matching heads. 1st
floor: older windows of same type; painted window over door. Shaped kneelers
and chamfered gable copings; rebuilt brick end stacks. Wing set back on left
has French window beneath a segmental stone arch; monoclinal roof with end
stack on left. Left return: raising of rear eaves clearly shown on gable.
Interior:wing on left, reputed to be a local bakehouse, has an oven on left
of fireplace having cast-iron door in the shape of an arcaded panel.
Interesting as one of the few houses of Boston Spa which predates the main
wave of late C18 building that followed the discovery of the Spa waters.

Listing NGR: SE4182545749

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

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