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Number 1 Winder at Ledston Luck Colliery with Garden Wall and Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Leeds, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.7717 / 53°46'18"N

Longitude: -1.3501 / 1°21'0"W

OS Eastings: 442929

OS Northings: 430790

OS Grid: SE429307

Mapcode National: GBR MS0T.HP

Mapcode Global: WHDBT.7GBD

Plus Code: 9C5WQJCX+MW

Entry Name: Number 1 Winder at Ledston Luck Colliery with Garden Wall and Gate

Listing Date: 15 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264026

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428815

Location: Ledston, Leeds, LS25

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Ledston

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ledsham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

WF10 (east side)

3/30 No. 1 Winder at
Ledston Luck Colliery,
with garden wall
and gate


Winding house, the western of a pair. Dated 1911 on the parapet. Red brick
with sandstone dressings, roof concealed by a parapet. Square plan. Single
vessel with appearance of 2 storeys, in Free Classical style. Symmetrical.
Sandstone ashlar plinth; slightly-recessed centre between corner pylons; in
the centre a wide semicircular archway with banded convex moulding framing a
segmental-headed doorway with double doors, above this a 6-light mullioned
window divided into three pairs by triangular king mullions rising from
corbels below the sill and terminating in block corbels to a moulded cornice,
a high parapet above this displaying in the centre a shouldered panel
inscribed" A D . The corner pylons each have a recessed centre with a
3-stage, 6-light window with an apron below and in the parapet above a raised
panel with swags at the head, the parapet stepped up behind this. The left
(north) side has openings for the drive cables to the winding gear; the south
side has inter alia a 3-stage, 15-light window, and the rear a 6-light
window. In front, to the road, a rectangular garden is enclosed by a brick
wall with stone coping, with 2 steps down, linked to a similar front wall
stepped up to frame a gate with wrought-iron gates in Art Nouveau style.

Listing NGR: SE4292930790

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

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