List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TOP OF THE TOWN COTTAGES

List entry Number: 1255814

Location

TOP OF THE TOWN COTTAGES, 220-228, TOWN STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
LeedsMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Aug-1976

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Sep-1996

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465619

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE22NE TOWN STREET, Middleton 714-1/13/985 (North side) 05/08/76 Nos.220-228 (Even) Top-of-the-Town Cottages (Formerly Listed as: TOWN STREET, Middleton Nos.220-228 (Even))

II

Row of cottages. Mid C18 with C19 additions and alterations. Red brick, stone slate roofs to Nos 222-228; slate roof to No.220. 2 storeys, 7 first-floor windows, rear outshut. Quoins left. Plain doors, segmental arches to ground floor, 4-pane sashes. The left 3-window range has the appearance of a mid C18 house with end stacks, now 2 cottages, additional bays to east, each with a stack right. INTERIOR: not inspected. No.228 is reputed to have been used as a Methodist meeting house until c1860. No.218 is the office of the Leeds City Council Countryside Ranger Service. (Leeds City Council Countryside Ranger Service: Middleton Park History Trail: 7).



Listing NGR: SE2978028336

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Leeds City Council Countryside Ranger Service' in Middleton Park History Trail, (), 7

National Grid Reference: SE 29780 28336

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