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2-5, the Avenue

A Grade II* Listed Building in Harewood, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9003 / 53°54'1"N

Longitude: -1.509 / 1°30'32"W

OS Eastings: 432362

OS Northings: 445018

OS Grid: SE323450

Mapcode National: GBR KRXB.3L

Mapcode Global: WHC90.S7M8

Entry Name: 2-5, the Avenue

Listing Date: 30 March 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226637

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424017

Location: Harewood, Leeds, LS17

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Harewood

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Collingham St Oswald with Harewood

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

HAREWOOD THE AVENUE
SE3245 LS17 (north side)

14/139 Nos 2-5 (consec)

30.3.66

GV II*

Former chapel, cottages and bothy for woodsmen of the Harewood Estate, now
4 houses. Mid-late C18 by John Carr for Edwin Lascelles, 1st Lord Harewood.
Hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys and attics to wings. 8-bay
symmetrical facade. Outer 2 bays taller wings which break forward slightly.
Ashlar plinth, 1st-floor band, eaves band continued as impost band on wings.
Outer bays have doorways with monolithic lintels to one side of window. Above,
2 semicircular-arched recesses have flat-arched windows with voussoirs and
segment-headed windows to attic set in archway. Central 4 bays have 2 doorways
flanking 2 windows with 4 windows above, all with monolithic lintels cut with
false voussoirs. Most windows have altered glazing,though 2 Yorkshire sashes
survive to 1st floor of No 4. Central ridge stack. Wings have hipped roofs
with ridge stacks.
Part of Carr's original model village.


Listing NGR: SE3236245018

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

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