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Brunswick Yard (Premises of Wetherby Workshops and C and S Racing)

A Grade II Listed Building in Wetherby, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.928 / 53°55'40"N

Longitude: -1.385 / 1°23'6"W

OS Eastings: 440479

OS Northings: 448155

OS Grid: SE404481

Mapcode National: GBR LRR0.YP

Mapcode Global: WHDB0.PJNM

Entry Name: Brunswick Yard (Premises of Wetherby Workshops and C and S Racing)

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135075

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341948

Location: Wetherby, Leeds, LS22

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Wetherby

Built-Up Area: Wetherby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wetherby St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


SE4048 WETHERBY VICTORIA STREET
LS22 (north side)

5/27 Brunswick Yard
(premises of Wetherby
Workshops and C and S
Racing)

GV II

Stable and coach-house, now various commercial premises, and attached yard
wall. c1820 with addition soon after; altered C20. Ashlar magnesian
limestone, Welsh slate roof. U-shaped plan; 2 storeys, 2:3:2 bays. Wing on
right has C20 panelled door flanked on each floor by plain casements with
projecting stone sills and flat arches; hipped roof. Central range, set
back, has 2 carriage openings on right with central stone pier and wooden
lintels; to left are 2 doorways with overlights and flat arches; three C20
casements to 1st floor have flat arches. Left wing is of later date and is
lower: C20 garage doors beneath 2 blind windows with projecting sills and
flat arches; arch-braced iron crane to bay 1; hipped roof. Right return of
this wing has blocked segmental arch on left of external steps to lst-floor
doorway. Front yard is enclosed by wall attached to each wing with opening
to right of centre flanked by wallstone piers. Described in the 1824
Wetherby Sale catalogue as 'new buildings' comprising 2 box stables, standing
for 2 carriages, 4-stall stable, Posting House Stable for 8 horses with
granary and haylofts over. The left wing is not shown on the sale plan
(Unwin, p.87) which shows these buildings as part of The Devonshire Arms (now
The Brunswick 22, High Street q.v.). Included for group value with 22 (The
Brunswick), High Street (q.v.).
R. Unwin, Wetherby, 1986.
1824 Wetherby Sale Catalogue (copy in Wetherby Library).


Listing NGR: SE4047948155

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