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Woodleigh Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Rawdon, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8407 / 53°50'26"N

Longitude: -1.6671 / 1°40'1"W

OS Eastings: 422000

OS Northings: 438320

OS Grid: SE220383

Mapcode National: GBR JSS0.WZ

Mapcode Global: WHC94.CQCJ

Entry Name: Woodleigh Hall

Listing Date: 4 March 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342295

Location: Rawdon, Leeds, LS19

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Rawdon

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Rawdon St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 23 NW
LS 19 Rawdon
8/34 Woodleigh Hall
- II

Large house, now Health Authority training school. Dated 1869 on porch.
L-shaped plan. Two storeys and attics, in early Renaissance style with
mullion-and-transom windows, and shaped gables. Elaborate centrepiece
consisting of a porch with coupled Corinthian columns, enriched entablature
and parapet capped by finials; first-floor stage with a window of two round-
headed lights within a round-headed frame, flanked by coupled tapered
pilasters; and a square tower with two round-headed lights to each face,
framed by pilaster-strips having faceted rustication and standing over
coupled brackets, a bracketed cornice and open work parapet capped by
finials. At the right-hand end of the facade a semicircular oriel to the
first floor. The left return wall has a loggia of Tuscan columns with
faceted rustication. At the right-hand end is a 6-bay conservatory with
projecting 3-bay bowed centre, full-length windows between narrow pillars
with faceted rustication, and entablature with finials over the pillars, and
a wrought-iron framed roof with scrolled decoration.

Interior: features include a two-storey top-lit hall containing a timber
staircase with arcaded balustrade and panelled dado, and a first-floor
arcade; and elaborate compartmented ceilings, one with bas-relief inserts and
painted decoration.

Listing NGR: SE2200038320

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

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