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Arnold Laver Diy Stores

A Grade II Listed Building in Guiseley, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8775 / 53°52'38"N

Longitude: -1.7235 / 1°43'24"W

OS Eastings: 418273

OS Northings: 442399

OS Grid: SE182423

Mapcode National: GBR JRDL.NS

Mapcode Global: WHC8X.HSHT

Entry Name: Arnold Laver Diy Stores

Listing Date: 7 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251077

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433678

Location: Leeds, LS20

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Guiseley and Rawdon

Built-Up Area: Guiseley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Guiseley St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

AIREBOROUGH OTLEY ROAD
SE 14 SE
LS 20 (south side)
4/68 Arnold Laver
- DIY Stores
- II

Tram shed, now hardware store. Probably c.1909, for Leeds City Tramways;
altered. Rock-faced sandstone with ashlar dressings, roof of composition
tiles. Long rectangular plan with set back canted wings for vehicle
entrances. Classical style. Two unequal storeys and 19 bays (plus one-bay
wings), symmetrical, with projecting 3-bay centre; rusticated quoins,
1st floor band at a high level; large vertical-rectangular windows at ground
floor, with raised moulded sills and flat-arched heads with triple keystones
(centre rock-faced); between the windows in the projected centre, raised
rock-faced vertical panels with central roundels; square windows at 1st floor
(except in projected centre), with rock-faced lintels. Prominent cornice and
low parapet. At each end, set back wing has large flat-arched vehicle
doorway with triple keystone and splayed voussoirs (alternately rock-faced).
Left end wall has 3 windows, with panels between them, which are horizontal
but otherwise like those at front; high parapet with panel of raised
lettering: "LEEDS CITY TRAMWAYS".


Listing NGR: SE1827342399

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

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