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Roundhay, Leeds

Roundhay is a large suburb and City Council ward of north-east Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, largely within the LS8 postcode. The ward boundary is the A6120 ring road on the north and the A58 Wetherby Road on the south and east. The boundary follows Gledhow Valley Road to the west before heading north-east to the A6120. The ward includes Gledhow and Oakwood, which are often considered distinct suburbs.
Post townLEEDS
Administrative CountyLeeds
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE3337
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code0113
Population21,823
 

Roundhay, Leeds in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Roundhay, township, Barwick in Elmet par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Aire, 3½ miles NE. of Leeds, 1482 ac., pop. 802; P.O., T.O. Roundhay Park (770 ac.), with splendid lawns, woods, and a lake of 40 ac., is the property of the corporation of Leeds.

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