Yorkshire and the Humber: Directions and access

Directions for train, road and parking to:

Heritage Lottery Fund
4th Floor, Carlton Tower
34 St Paul’s Street
Phone: 0113 388 8030

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There is level access into the building from St Paul’s Street. To gain access to the building, there is an intercom system on the left hand side of the door. Press the button labelled Heritage Lottery Fund and wait for an HLF officer to answer. We will then buzz you into the building. Our offices are on the 4th floor which can be accessed via the stairs or the lift, both are located in the foyer of the building. There are toilets on our floor located on the right as you leave the lift. Accessible toilets are located on the first and third floors of the building.

Alternatively, an HLF officer can meet you at the entrance to the building if you have any specific access requirements. Please speak to the HLF officer you are meeting with or contact the office on 0113 388 8030 before your meeting to make arrangements.

Directions from the train station

Walking from the station takes 5-10 minutes. When you leave Leeds Station you will see a public space in front of you. Cross over Wellington Street and then turn left down Quebec Street. At the crossroads turn right onto East Parade and take the first left onto St Paul’s Street. Follow the road down all the way to the bottom and Carlton Towers is located on the right hand side where St Paul’s Street meets Queen Street. Carlton Tower is a red brick building with blue window frames.

Taxis and buses are also available from outside the train station, if you leave by the Aire Street exit.

Directions from the M1

Turn off M1 at Junction 42 (M621) and follow the road towards Leeds City Centre. Exit the M621 at Junction 2 signed A643. Take the third exit at the roundabout onto the A643. Follow the A643 which will become the A58 and at the next roundabout take the A58 exit towards Leeds. Get into the left hand lane and exit onto Wellington Road/A58. At the roundabout take the third exit towards Wellington Street. Please note this is a roundabout with traffic lights and you need to head towards Leeds train station. Take the third left onto Queen Street and Carlton Tower is situated at the end of Queen Street where it meets St Paul’s Street.

Directions from the A64/A58M

Follow the A64 onto the A58M, Leeds Inner Ring Road. Branch left to exit the Inner Ring Road at the exit signed to the City Centre. At the traffic lights follow signs to the City Centre and Station. Turn left onto Little Queen Street and then right onto St Paul’s Street where HLF is located at the junction with Queen Street.


We regret that we are unable to offer visitor parking at Carlton Tower. There is on-street pay-and-display parking on St Paul’s Street, Little Queen Street and Queen Street next to Carlton Tower; a car park at the train station, and a large multi-storey car-park on Little Queen Street, Castle Street and off Wellington Street, which are up to a five minutes walk from the office. Find out more about Blue Badge parking nearby and Leeds City Centre car parks or contact the office on 0113 388 8030 for advice.

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