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Latitude: 53.8232 / 53°49'23"N
Longitude: -1.5781 / 1°34'41"W
OS Eastings: 427871
OS Northings: 436410
OS Grid: SE278364
Mapcode National: GBR B99.M8
Mapcode Global: WHC9C.Q5QC
Entry Name: Brodrick Court Numbers 1 and 2
Listing Date: 22 September 1975
Last Amended: 11 September 1996
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1256573
English Heritage Legacy ID: 464786
Location: Leeds, LS6
Electoral Ward/Division: Headingley
Built-Up Area: Leeds
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Headingley St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE2736SE ALMA ROAD, Headingley
714-1/61/716 (North side)
Brodrick Court, Nos.1 and 2
(Formerly Listed as:
ALMA ROAD, Headingley
Formerly known as: Oakfield ALMA ROAD Headingley.
House, now flats. 1859, converted c1978. By Cuthbert Brodrick.
For JH Smalpage. Squared gritstone and ashlar, slate roof. 2
storeys with attics, 3 bays with recessed bay right.
Italianate style. Central paired 2-panel doors, top panels
glazed, with semicircular overlight, round-arched surround
with shallow pediment, carving in tympanum, acroterion over.
Flanking segmental stone bay windows with cornices, 4-pane
sashes throughout; elliptical-headed architraves to 3
first-floor windows; stepped ground-floor band at cornice
level, narrower first-floor sill band. A wide gable over all
with raised band and round window in pediment; deep eaves with
paired ornate wooden moulded brackets. Flanking slightly
projecting corniced stacks. Gabled bay projects on right
return, single eaves brackets and ridge stack.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
An important mid C19 house by the architect of Leeds Town
Hall. The 1872 Directory shows the house occupied by William
Lambert, cloth merchant.
(Linstrum, D: West Yorkshire Architects and Architecture:
London: 1978-: 112-113; Porter's Directory of Leeds and
Listing NGR: SE2787136410
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