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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: BRONTE HALL LEEDS METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY

List entry Number: 1256332

Location

BRONTE HALL LEEDS METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY, BECKETT PARK

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: 11-Sep-1996

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465044

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE23NE BECKETT PARK, Beckett Park 714-1/6/511 Bronte Hall, Leeds Metropolitan University

GV II

Hall of residence. 1911. By GW Atkinson. Red brick, ashlar details, slate hipped roof. 3 storeys, 5 unequal bays of 3,5,1,5,3 windows. In Classical 'Wrennaissance' style, one of the 7 halls grouped to the S of the main building, this hall facing S and having a more ornate facade. Ashlar plinth; central and outer bays break forward, the outer bays with brick rustication to upper-floor quoins and triangular pediment with round window, the centre bay with ashlar ground floor, corner pilasters above, and segmental pediment. Central entrance: 3-panel double doors with traceried overlight in architrave with pedimented cornice. Small-pane sashes throughout, with circular panes and in round-arched recesses bays 2 and 4 on ground floor, in elaborate architrave to 1st floor centre. 1st-floor band, deep modillion cornice, decorated tall brick ridge stacks, original ornate rainwater goods with owls and date. INTERIOR: not inspected.



Listing NGR: SE2701036692

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National Grid Reference: SE 27010 36692

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