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Leventhorpe Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Swillington, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7654 / 53°45'55"N

Longitude: -1.442 / 1°26'31"W

OS Eastings: 436877

OS Northings: 430037

OS Grid: SE368300

Mapcode National: GBR LSCW.LY

Mapcode Global: WHDBR.TMH7

Entry Name: Leventhorpe Hall

Listing Date: 5 July 1978

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247691

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429024

Location: Swillington, Leeds, LS26

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Swillington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Swillington St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 33 SE SWILLINGTON NEWSAM GREEN ROAD
LS26 (south site, off)

2/50 Leventhorpe Hall

5th July 1978
II*

House. 1774, by John Carr of York for Richard Green (information given with
first listing). Double-depth plan with one canted bay at the front and two
at the rear. Two storeys and 7 bays, symmetrical, with canted 3-bay centre;
doorway, up 3 steps with iron railings and curtail, has moulded architrave
and pediment on consoles; 1st-floor band; 12-pane sashed windows with moulded
architraves, those at ground floor with a sill-band and moulded cornices and
these above with balustraded aprons rising frail the band. Modillioned eaves
cornice, hipped 2-span roof with chimneys on the real ridge and end-wall
chimneys. Both return walls rendered, that on the left with a doorway. Rear
elevation has flanking canted bays, 2 French windows in the centre, with
square overlights, sashed windows without glazing bars at ground floor and
12-pane sashes above, with balustrades like those at the front.

Interior; central hall with open-well staircase (scrolled brackets, stick
balusters) ; dining room has painted ceiling with naturalistic flowers, birds,
etc, in late C18 style.


Listing NGR: SE3687730037

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

Description

SE 33 SE SWILLINGTON NEWSAM GREEN ROAD
LS26 (south site, off)

2/50 Leventhorpe Hall

5th July 1978
II*

House. 1774, by John Carr of York for Richard Green (information given with
first listing). Double-depth plan with one canted bay at the front and two
at the rear. Two storeys and 7 bays, symmetrical, with canted 3-bay centre;
doorway, up 3 steps with iron railings and curtail, has moulded architrave
and pediment on consoles; 1st-floor band; 12-pane sashed windows with moulded
architraves, those at ground floor with a sill-band and moulded cornices and
these above with balustraded aprons rising frail the band. Modillioned eaves
cornice, hipped 2-span roof with chimneys on the real ridge and end-wall
chimneys. Both return walls rendered, that on the left with a doorway. Rear
elevation has flanking canted bays, 2 French windows in the centre, with
square overlights, sashed windows without glazing bars at ground floor and
12-pane sashes above, with balustrades like those at the front.

Interior; central hall with open-well staircase (scrolled brackets, stick
balusters) ; dining room has painted ceiling with naturalistic flowers, birds,
etc, in late C18 style.


Listing NGR: SE3687730037

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