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Gledhow, Leeds

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Gledhow, Leeds

Gledhow is a suburb of north-east Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, situated east of Chapel Allerton and west of Roundhay. A major feature of the area is Gledhow Valley, a strip of mixed deciduous woodland with a beck and lake. A bathhouse dating from 1671, the Gipton Spa, is in the woods. Running through the valley is Gledhow Valley Road, built in 1926. Gledhow Lane crosses Gledhow Valley Road and on the Eastern side is a steep road up from the valley.
Administrative CountyLeeds
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE3136
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire

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