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68-72, the Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Harewood, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.9005 / 53°54'1"N

Longitude: -1.5125 / 1°30'45"W

OS Eastings: 432128

OS Northings: 445038

OS Grid: SE321450

Mapcode National: GBR KRWB.BJ

Mapcode Global: WHC90.Q7Y4

Entry Name: 68-72, the Square

Listing Date: 30 March 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226656

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424055

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

SE3245 LS17 (north side)

14/156 Nos 68-72 (consec)


Row of 6 estate workers' cottages, now 4 dwellings and a shop. Early C19 probably by
Peter Atkinson for Edward Lascelles, 1st Earl of Harewood. Punch-dressed stone,
stone slate roof. 2 storeys. 12 x 3 bay symmetrical facades. Outer 2 bays
projecting wings with quoined angles and hipped roofs with side entrances.
Doorways in bays 3, 5, 8 and 10 have ashlar composite jambs and lintels with
chamfered surrounds. Windows have monolithic lintels and flush sills some
retaining 16-pane Yorkshire sashes. 1st-floor windows square with 12-pane
Yorkshire sashes. Some have altered glazing. Symmetry much disturbed by added
projecting shop window in bay 9 and blocked window in bay 12. 3 ridge stacks
to main range. Left and right returns have central doorway (lobby-entry against
stack) flanked by windows to each floor all with Yorkshire small-pane sashes.
Hipped roofs with central ridge stacks.
The row complements Nos 73-77 (consec) which are earlier.

Listing NGR: SE3212845038

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

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